After studying Daf Yomi for a couple of years I realized it was a great format to gain an overview of classic Jewish teachings on science, and to compare these teachings with what we know today. Here you will find a post when we encounter anything of scientific interest - that covers everything from algebra to zoology and anything else that takes my fancy.  To receive an email notification on a new post, please sign up here. ּYou can read more about the person behind the site here.

ABOUT THE COVER IMAGE

The background of the home page is from a manuscript of the Talmud held at the Jewish Theological Seminary MS Rab. 1623. The text is found in the standard Talmud :פסחים צד, where the rabbis debate the path of the Sun at night, and other matters of astronomy.