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.
Mar 30, 2023
How can details and discoveries from archaeology help illuminate day-to-day life as described in the Torah?
Mar 23, 2023
When it comes to rare diseases, it’s the loneliness that gets you. But there are many more stories just like ours.
Mar 16, 2023
How can both psychology and Judaism help us look at freedom of choice, happiness and gratitude?
Mar 2, 2023
If we know the universe at one moment, does that determine everything into the future?
Feb 16, 2023
Are humans on autopilot, relying on habits to navigate the world, or are we fully in control of our lives, actively deciding who we are and who we want to be?
Feb 2, 2023
The miraculous discovery of Ilan Ramon’s crew notebook and its contents provide an unequaled opportunity for his thoughts and vision to live on.
Jan 5, 2023
How can we bring wisdom from our cultural, civic and religious surroundings to bear on how we use genetic biotechnology?
Dec 15, 2022
On Chanukkah, we are all challenged not to take the many hours of darkness each day at face value.
Nov 17, 2022
When are we shaped by our texts and creations, and when do they shape us?
Nov 10, 2022
The great questions of origin and scope are hallmarks of both faith and science. But only faith can contemplate purpose.
Oct 27, 2022
Dr. Julia Stoyanovich asks: what happens when AI leaves our computers and digital devices, and plays a role in our everyday decisions?
Oct 13, 2022
We do not have as much control over our lives as we would like. But we do have a choice in how we perceive the world around us.