Content on Scientists in Synagogues
Each of the congregations selected by Scientists in Synagogues agreed to create content such as blogposts, videos, and other resources surrounding Judaism and science. The topics they explore range from the neuroscience of free will to astrobiology to technology, and so here you will find all the content resources that have arisen out of this initiative.
Feb 23, 2017
How much power should be given, and to whom, in the name of saving humanity from what think we can predict in the future?
Feb 9, 2017
After reading Krista Tippett’s book “Einstein’s God,” teenagers from Temple Israel Center have changed their views on science and religion.
Jan 26, 2017
If this time in history is in fact the end of the world, it wouldn’t be the first time.
Jan 19, 2017
If you are a traditional Jew and see a slice of meat that’s likely — but not certain — to be kosher, what do you do?
Dec 29, 2016
It is hard to be handed a 508 million year old fossil from the Burgess Shale and not realize that our problems and ideas are fairly small and short-lived.
Dec 8, 2016
How do both science and Judaism influence the way we think about time?
Oct 26, 2016
One of the discoverers of the Higgs boson — who is also the president of a Reform synagogue — offers meditations on the creation story.
Sep 6, 2016
So often, the discourse describes technological change as something that is being done to us whereas, in fact, we are the source of technological innovation and experimentation.