Origins of other things Where things came from When myths tell us about where things came from, what are they really telling us? Is it always the literal history that they mean to tell us, or is it some spiritual or mental concept? (For instance, where the narcissus flower came from) Discuss an example. Noah and others Flood myths Why do you think so many societies have had flood myths? What importance would such a story have? Is the flood in Genesis anything like Baptism in the New Testament? Genesis and the Big Bang Let there be lightâ€“lots of it How are the Genesis story and the Big Bang theory alikeâ€“and different? Is the Big Bang theory a myth?