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Technology’s Built-In Machine Bias Reflects Racism, Scholar Says
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Technology’s Built-In Machine Bias Reflects Racism, Scholar Says

Andrea Korte

In August 2020, Dr. Ruha Benjamin spoke on the future of technology, race, and religion.
Profiles Spotlight Researchers Engaging with Religious Communities
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Profiles Spotlight Researchers Engaging with Religious Communities

Adam D. Cohen

AAAS has launched a new series profiling scientists who have forged meaningful relationships with religious communities.
AAAS Recognizes Engagement Projects Connecting Scientific and Religious Communities
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AAAS Recognizes Engagement Projects Connecting Scientific and Religious Communities

Andrea Korte

In 2019, DoSER gave eighteen $1000 awards for ongoing or prospective science engagement efforts that focused on, or were inclusive…
AAAS Program Brings Scientific Instruction to Future Church Clergy 1
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AAAS Program Brings Scientific Instruction to Future Church Clergy

Adam D. Cohen

The Science for Seminaries project welcomes its third cohort of Christian seminaries.
Katharine Hayhoe Encourages Conversations to Build a Climate of Hope
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Katharine Hayhoe Encourages Conversations to Build a Climate of Hope

Andrea Korte

On December 17, 2019, AAAS DoSER hosted Dr. Hayhoe and Bishop Jefferts Schori for a discussion on climate change, environmental…
Over 500 Religious Leaders Learn about Science Advances in a AAAS DoSER Continuing Education Project
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Over 500 Religious Leaders Learn about Science Advances in a AAAS DoSER Continuing Education Project

Curtis L. Baxter III

The Science in Continuing Education for Pastors (“Continuing Education”) project provided religious leaders with resources and opportunities to learn about…
Seminary Faculty Engage on Scientific Topics at AAAS Retreat
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Seminary Faculty Engage on Scientific Topics at AAAS Retreat

Curtis L. Baxter III

In the summer of 2019, faculty leaders from seventeen North American seminaries, along with scientific and theological experts, gathered near…
AAAS Program to Expand Science Engagement in Diverse Group of Seminaries
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AAAS Program to Expand Science Engagement in Diverse Group of Seminaries

Adam D. Cohen

The Science for Seminaries project welcomes its second cohort of Christian seminaries.
AAAS DoSER Event Explores the Power—and Possible Limits—of the Scientific Method
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AAAS DoSER Event Explores the Power—and Possible Limits—of the Scientific Method

Earl Lane

On December 6, 2011, Drs. Ian Hutchinson and Lisa Randall discussed if science can explain everything.