Meaning is contextual. It allows us to change the story. And that, too, is a source of power.
Nature is not an end in itself. Humanity is needed to complete that which was created to enhance what is natural.
How do our competing cognitive systems – one fast and one slow, as described by Daniel Kahneman – frame our experience of God?
Camp offers an ideal environment for character development. To harness the potential of this, we created a periodic table back in 2014 to develop a common language for this holy work.
Human beings have long wondered about the extent to which we truly have free will, or whether the path we travel is pre-ordained.
Is there some unique essence that separates natural-born humans from creations that seem to reproduce the same electro-chemical workings as the human brain (“a soul”)?
If you see someone wearing a cross, or a hijab, or a kipah, don’t assume they are anti-science. And if you hear someone works in a lab, or does experiments, or simply loves science, don’t assume they are anti-religious.
The Modeling Religion Project at the Center for Mind and Culture in Boston uses computer simulations to refine and compare theories of religion, cognition, and culture.
Why are humans religious? As an aspiring rabbi, this is a central question of my life.
The United States in the 21st century is becoming more secular, but is this actually causing it to move in a progressive direction as many of us think?