Adam and Eve picked satan to be their lowercase god. A lowercase god can observe if we give him the authority to do so. There is a reason satan can hop around anywhere he wants. satan doesn't create anything ..but he sure can cause a mess.
“Satan, who is the god of this world, has blinded the minds of those who don’t believe the Gospel.” (2 Corinthians 4:4)
“We know that the world around us is under the control of the evil one.” (1 John 5:19) “Who can win this battle against the world? Only those who believe that Jesus is the Son of God.” (1 John 5:5)
“Jesus gave his life for our sins, just as God our Father planned, in order to rescue us from this evil world in which we live.” (Galatians 1:4)
“The world offers only a craving for physical pleasure, a craving for everything we see, and pride in our achievements and possessions. These are not from the Father, but are from this world. And this world is fading away, along with everything that people crave. But anyone who does what pleases God will live forever.” (1 John 2:16-17)
“Satan, the ruler of this world, will be cast out.” (John 12:31)
“Jesus said, ‘The ruler of this world approaches. He has no power over me.’” (John 14:30)
“We are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil spiritual rulers and authorities, and against mighty powers in this dark world.” (Ephesians 6:12)