Ian Binns, Ph.D. and Dr. Mark Bloom discuss how they came to hold a belief about science and religion being in dialogue rather than in opposition.
New ways of meeting and keeping in contact with each other, such as social media, present us with a whole new set of information on which we can base our judgments of others.
Where can technology and AI (artificial intelligence) can aid knowledge, and where it can harm human understanding?
What if we could use the principle of psychology not just to treat problems and shortcomings, but to reach our greatest potential?
If humans have learned over eons that intercessory prayer doesn’t “work”, why do we keep doing it?
How can the workplace and our other social institutions help dispel the myth that everyone is just in it for themselves?
Does religion offer something special that science doesn’t?
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.
Physically going to your mosque, temple, church, or place of worship continually predicts a longer life. Why would this be the case?
If transcendence can help us become better people, then not only science, but religion, can add something to the conversation, as well.