Rabbi Mitelman catches up with Tiffany Shlain to discuss how she has applied her idea of the Tech Shabbat amid the stresses of the pandemic.
Rabbi Mitelman and Dr. Samuel Arbesman talk about how to handle the wonders, and the risks, of technology.
When does a new technology become no longer ours, and how might Jewish wisdom help us anticipate how the fruits of our creations could redound back on us?
Science fiction provides us insight into how Muslim societies perceive themselves – and they see possibilities for the future.
How can a “Technology Shabbat” – a day away from screens – be informed by Judaism?
What is the interplay between the things that make us human and the things that make us superhuman?
Adult ethical decisions tend not to be about right and wrong – they’re about two competing “rights.” How do we teach our machines to understand this?
Despite a disappointing result, the SpaceIL team captured the imagination of the entire world with the daring Beresheet mission.
Topics such as human evolution and climate change are of interest to me – but the very act of tweeting about them comes across as politically or religiously motivated.
Are we ready to give over human ethical agency to machines?