We caught up with Dr. Grace Wolf-Chase about the power of citizen science and its broader role in society.
Every nucleus of every cell of everything alive today is a repository of past wisdom in the form of texts that continue to inform the present.
What makes scientific claims scientific, and religious claims religious?
Sinai and Synapses Fellow Elizabeth Fernandez speaks with Dr. Brian Patrick Green, Director of Technology Ethics at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University, who has attended conferences on AI at the Vatican.
How does process theology — especially in the Jewish world — help us understand the relationship between religion and the scientific method?
Many of the greatest research breakthroughs come when the insights or discoveries of one field illuminate the problems of another, or when researchers from only semi-related disciplines get together to swap ideas.
What was Muon g-2 experiment, why was it so exciting, and what theological questions did it create?
As modern, scientific people, we tend to accept only natural explanations for events. Miracles can’t be the “answer” to questions we don’t yet understand.
The second group of presentations from this year’s Darwin Day gathering of Sinai and Synapses Fellows.
This year, a group of Sinai and Synapses Fellows gathered on Darwin Day to offer their personal stories on how they have experienced the conflict between science and religion in their lives.