Dr. Larry Lesser explores the overlap between mathematics and Judaism through a variety of methods, showing us surprising places where the two overlap.
Like all of our work on these High Holy Days, a “User Review” draws us out of our own individual concern and calls us to see the wider world around us.
Do young adults “outgrow” religion? The Sinai and Synapses Fellows’ personal stories add nuance to this claim.
Where can technology and AI (artificial intelligence) can aid knowledge, and where it can harm human understanding?
An app for empathy, why social media is not creating more stress, and our worship of the algorithm — here’s what’s new in religion and technology this week.
How lies on Facebook change our memory, our constant feeling of “ambient intimacy,” and the challenges of a new social media site for the deceased — here’s what’s new in religion and technology this week.
There are items in our world that are both spiritual and technological at the same time, just waiting for us to discover both.
Christmas lights as disruptive innovation, a rosary app, and social media as a form of connection during tragedy — here’s what’s new in religion and technology this week.
Using emojis for introspective journaling, why Muslims are using online dating, and how to slow down time — here’s what’s new in religion and technology this week.
As medical technologies continue to grow, we are able to save many more people than in the past. But the ethical challenges will only increase.