Does religion offer something special that science doesn’t?
Religion and science needn’t live in their own echo chambers. Rather, they can coexist in a meaningful way, both informing the other.
Every mammal, big or small, has the same number of heartbeats in its life. I wondered whether the same laws of “scaling” would apply to the Jewish community.
Religious people feel threatened by secular, scientific-worldview people, and secular people, conversely, feel threatened by religious thought. How do we find common ground?
We are “cooperative breeders,” since we do not raise our children by ourselves, but rely heavily on a range of others to help us.
Using baseball to teach how it’s possible to love one group without hating another.
While modern parents may bring complaints about infant crying to pediatricians, ancient parents turned to experts in magical arts.
One way to see the WEIRDness of Westerners is through their parenting practices.
Why are morality, religious experience, and love topics that are often perceived as being beyond the scope of science?
Religion is a human endeavor, and so different religions will have different ways to reach those goals.