Content by 2017-2019 Sinai and Synapses Fellows (Page 4)
Myriam Renaud and Dr. Michael Summers discuss the awe-inspiring uniqueness of the Earth in the universe.
What does it mean to find something in a place we just don’t expect to find it?
Tim Maness and Rev. Dr. Kara Slade discuss when science and religion work in conjunction to create truth – and the times when they don’t.
Water connects us with all living things, but wastewater highlights some of the less positive connections that we don’t intend.
Big Stories, like the ones forged by religion, could be a powerful motivator for climate action. How might we use this way of thinking to spur action while staying scientific?
Does religious thought always have to be the opposite of logical, scientific thought?
This interview between Isaac Alderman and Chris Cotter highlights the aspects of the science/religion debate that are particular to America.
When you use God to explain all the things that you can’t currently understand, then you are setting God up to be gone one day, when we do understand those things.
Arvin Gouw and Ted Peters discuss how they have maintained their faith despite taking on careers that center around inquiry and skepticism.
Kendra Moore and Kate Stockly discuss how they ventured outside their comfort zones, and what it taught them.
We are what happens when the dirt gets a voice, when the earth gets a conscience, when the world has arms and legs and a thinking, rational mind that can relate to the Creator.
Answering difficult questions about the world and comforting people in a time of need requires the best wisdom from both religion and science.