Science in the Torah

    Research Proves the Immortality of the Soul

    Research Proves the Immortality of the Soul

    In the past few decades, scientific research has also proven to disbelievers that man’s “I” is his spiritual essence —…
    Are Inanimate Objects Alive?

    Are Inanimate Objects Alive?

    Matter is not what it appears to be. Modern science teaches us that the electrons which are constantly in motion…
    Brave New World: The New Genetics – Rabbi Dr Akiva Tatz

    Brave New World: The New Genetics – Rabbi Dr Akiva Tatz

    Rabbi Dr Akiva Tatz discusses Jewish genetics, premarital genetic screening, DNA identification methods and more
    The Influence of The Spiritual Force

    The Influence of The Spiritual Force

    Positive speech, prayer, words of Torah and blessings have a positive impact on the world. Current research supports this and…
    Mystery: Rock-Eating Worm Discovered – Is it the Shamir Worm from the Holy Temple?

    Mystery: Rock-Eating Worm Discovered – Is it the Shamir Worm from the Holy Temple?

    Researchers have discovered a new type of shipworm in the Philippines that eats rock through burrowing. There are those that…
    God is Black

    God is Black

    The very highest aspect of the unifying Creator of all universes is ultimately a quiet blackness
    Science Discovers the Truths of the Torah

    Science Discovers the Truths of the Torah

    How did our Sages know scientific truths long before they were discovered through the use of modern technology?
    The Mystical Aspect of Mirrors

    The Mystical Aspect of Mirrors

    Mirrors have enabled science to potentially move much closer to the truth of the Torah
    Mirrors, Marvels, Mysteries and Medrash

    Mirrors, Marvels, Mysteries and Medrash

    Mirrors reflect light in a spectacular manner. The image viewed in a mirror seems to be an astonishingly accurate representation…
    Torah and Science Aren’t Contradictions

    Torah and Science Aren’t Contradictions

    Must all lawyers and legal experts study science to prevent contradicting it? So why say that about Torah?
    Research Proves Talmud’s Statement: Olive Oil is Good for Your Memory

    Research Proves Talmud’s Statement: Olive Oil is Good for Your Memory

    A diet rich in olive oil stops Alzheimer’s disease even in mice genetically predisposed to the disease
    Are We Alone in the Universe?

    Are We Alone in the Universe?

    NASA found a few thousand planets beyond our solar system with 10 having conditions similar to earth
    Seeing the Sounds

    Seeing the Sounds

    Why did God want us to 'see the sounds' when the Torah was given at Mount Sinai? Why was it…
    Judaism and Science – Conflict or Harmony?

    Judaism and Science – Conflict or Harmony?

    The Torah is not a book of nature. But it is a book of what happens behind nature. Behind the…
    Am I an Illusion? What Makes Me Real?

    Am I an Illusion? What Makes Me Real?

    Understanding our insignificance in the universe leads to humility and accepting that G-d leads our daily lives.
    Higher Intelligence

    Higher Intelligence

    What you don't know shouldn't make you uncomfortable. You can ascribe it to The Higher Intelligence.
    Does the Torah Deal with Environmental Issues?

    Does the Torah Deal with Environmental Issues?

    How is protecting our world derived from our interpersonal commandments?
    Water in the Bowels of the Earth

    Water in the Bowels of the Earth

    Rabbi Zamir Cohen's take on this phenomenon
    A Flowering Green Mountain: The Color of Torah​

    A Flowering Green Mountain: The Color of Torah​

    Why did the unseen Infinite give this color illusion to our wavy micro-projection that we call physicality? What does the…
    The Impact of Silence on the Human Body

    The Impact of Silence on the Human Body

    Our Sages tell us that silence protects human wisdom, and is the healthiest pill to swallow
    MUST-WATCH: Water in Space with Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    MUST-WATCH: Water in Space with Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    In this fascinating clip, Rabbi Zamir Cohen shows us once again how our sages knew about scientific phenomena that have…
    How Did the Kangaroo Reach Australia After the Flood?

    How Did the Kangaroo Reach Australia After the Flood?

    How did it happen that there are animals unique to each geographical region? How could animals migrate between continents that…
    What Does Science Think About G-d?

    What Does Science Think About G-d?

    Is science advancing towards the discovery of G-d? And what did the greatest scientists state about a Diety? Simple logic…
    Who Discovered Vaccines?

    Who Discovered Vaccines?

    Louis Pasteur is famous for his discovery of curing different diseases through vaccination. What is less known is the source…
    Does a Human Go Out of Existence When He Dies?

    Does a Human Go Out of Existence When He Dies?

    The Torah teaches us that there is life after death and even describes in detail what happens to the soul…
    The Physiological Stages of the Monthly Cycle

    The Physiological Stages of the Monthly Cycle

    The secret of the success of a Jewish marriage is to be found in the laws of Family Purity. But…
    The Mysterious Lives of Plants

    The Mysterious Lives of Plants

    Scientists are discovering amazing facts about plants- their ability to feel and sense what humans are doing around them. These…
    Torah and Science – Astronomy: The Heliosphere

    Torah and Science – Astronomy: The Heliosphere

    Both the number of continents and the atmosphere around the sun arouse questions on the Torah's account as opposed to…
    Familiarity With EVERY Kind of Animal in the World!!

    Familiarity With EVERY Kind of Animal in the World!!

    The Torah delineates four creatures which have just one sign of purity- chewing the cud without having cloven feet. This…
    Torah and science – Astronomy: the moon’s renewal

    Torah and science – Astronomy: the moon’s renewal

    In this section we demonstrate how the latest knowledge of astronomy coincides perfectly with that which our Rabbis taught over…
    Does the Fetus Sense and Hear What is Happening Outside?

    Does the Fetus Sense and Hear What is Happening Outside?

    Only recently scientists discovered that a fetus senses what goes on in the world, but Chazal knew about this many…
    Knowledge of bee honey contents in the torah

    Knowledge of bee honey contents in the torah

    Just as the camel eats grass and turns it into milk after it was processed in the camel’s body, and…
    The Torah’s familiarity with EVERY animal in the world

    The Torah’s familiarity with EVERY animal in the world

    The Torah reveals one of the secrets of nature. Among the thousands of species of domesti-cated and wild animals in…
    Knowledge of fish and marine creatures in the torah

    Knowledge of fish and marine creatures in the torah

    The Giver of the Torah reveals another law of nature which He created: every fish, or any other water creature,…
    Genetics and the Bible – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    Genetics and the Bible – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    Is it possible that the two most revolutionary laws in genetics discovered in recent generations – Mendel’s Laws of Inheritance…
    Genetics and our sages – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    Genetics and our sages – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    Did You Know, That recently discovered Laws of Genetics were Known and Practiced Thousands of Years ago by our Sages?
    Genetic continuity of Cohanim

    Genetic continuity of Cohanim

    A most Amazing Revelation regarding the Authenticity of Kehunah (Priesthood) Dating back to Biblical Days, Based on Genetic Research
    Pasteurization in the Talmud

    Pasteurization in the Talmud

    “R. Yochanan said: [Drink] a cupful of witchcraft, but not a cupful of tepid water.” How Did Rabbi Yochanan Know…
    Surgical Cleanliness in the Talmud – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    Surgical Cleanliness in the Talmud – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    The Talmud (Baba Metzia 83b) describes an operation performed on Rabbi Elazar, the son of Rabbi Shimon ben Yochai: “He…
    Near Death Experience in the Talmud

    Near Death Experience in the Talmud

    The Talmud states; for three days after burial, it is still possible for a person to return to life! What…
    The Ideal Amount of Sleep – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    The Ideal Amount of Sleep – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    What goes on when we sleep? Is it just a matter of letting our body rest? Prof. Robert Stickgold: "During…
    The First Recorded Use of Medical Anesthesia

    The First Recorded Use of Medical Anesthesia

    Is it true, That the first medical anesthesia performed on a patient was about one hundred and fifty years ago?
    Stress after Rest: Healthy or Unhealthy?

    Stress after Rest: Healthy or Unhealthy?

    With having neither the data of the Emergency Medical Service nor the latest statistics from the United States, our Sages…
    A Dangerous Awakening – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    A Dangerous Awakening – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    Is "jumping out of bed" the right way to start your day?
    The Discovery of Auriculotherapy – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    The Discovery of Auriculotherapy – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    Ears are not just for hearing; Auriculotherapy technique is used for treating various conditions – from muscle and skeletal pain,…
    How Come Jews Practice Shechita? (Jewish ritual slaughter)

    How Come Jews Practice Shechita? (Jewish ritual slaughter)

    Not only do kosher animals not suffer during ritual slaughter, they do not even experience emotional discomfort before the act,…
    The Fetus Sees and Feels – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    The Fetus Sees and Feels – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    The Sages had an oral tradition that a fetus has a special sense and knowledge of the world around it.…
    Circumcision – The Day When Blood Coagulation Begins

    Circumcision – The Day When Blood Coagulation Begins

    Dr. Armand James Quick: “It is not a coincidence that the religion of Moses sets its ceremony for circumcision on…
    The Laws of Family Purity – The Health Benefits

    The Laws of Family Purity – The Health Benefits

    This teaching illuminates the Laws of Family Purity from a different direction, emphasizing their contribution to the emotional health of…
    The Day from Which the Fetus is considered a Person

    The Day from Which the Fetus is considered a Person

    Scientists Discover: “We do not know much about the development of the brain of the fetus… until about the fortieth…
    The Secret Life of Plants – Do Plants have Feelings?

    The Secret Life of Plants – Do Plants have Feelings?

    In 1970, the leading Russian newspaper Pravda announced in an explosive headline: “Plants Speak. Yes, They Shout! Only to Avoid…
    The Lightning Rod – in The Writings of our Sages

    The Lightning Rod – in The Writings of our Sages

    It is Known to be one of Benjamin Franklin's more Popular Inventions, Is that really True?
    The Weight of Air – in the Talmud

    The Weight of Air – in the Talmud

    The weight of the air pressing down upon our bodies every second is about 10 tons. Torah Sages living 2,000…
    Seeing Inside Opaque Objects

    Seeing Inside Opaque Objects

    The Talmud states that the Jewish people used the light from the clouds to examine internal bodily organs; a precursor…
    The Law of Conservation of Mass and Energy – in Ecclesiastes

    The Law of Conservation of Mass and Energy – in Ecclesiastes

    Although Scientists have come to this Conclusion only Recently (250 years); The Torah Tells us about it Thousands of Years…
    The Atom and the Soul of the Inanimate

    The Atom and the Soul of the Inanimate

    Does a Squirrel have a Soul? Does a Tree have a Soul? Does a Chair have a Soul? And What…
    Meteorites as the Source of Water on Planet Earth

    Meteorites as the Source of Water on Planet Earth

    Does it Rain from Outer Space!? And What does the Torah have to Say About it?
    Is There Life on Other Planets?

    Is There Life on Other Planets?

    Human beings have always asked the question: Do plants, animal life, or even sophisticated cultures exist on other planets? What…
    Dinosaur Eggs Prove: Dinosaurs Could Not Have Lived Millions of Years Ago

    Dinosaur Eggs Prove: Dinosaurs Could Not Have Lived Millions of Years Ago

    For the first time, a team of researchers was able to discover the original color of fossilized dinosaur eggs. This…
    Questions and Answers about Noah and the Flood

    Questions and Answers about Noah and the Flood

    Is there any scientific evidence of Noah's flood? How were millions of species able to enter the ark? And what…
    Why is the Bermuda Triangle Special?

    Why is the Bermuda Triangle Special?

    Hagit asks: "No one knows why everyone who has gone through Bermuda Triangle has disappeared without a trace. What does…
    The Numbers Prove: There is a Creator

    The Numbers Prove: There is a Creator

    Is it true that the size of earth & the fact that it is round can be scientifically proved from…
    Genetics in the Torah? Where?

    Genetics in the Torah? Where?

    The Torah is the blueprint of the universe. Every detail, even the most minute, is contained in it - it's…
    The Secret Behind the Discovery of Immunization

    The Secret Behind the Discovery of Immunization

    Rabbi Dr. Yisrael Michael Rabinowitz claims that the basis for Pasteur’s revolutionary research on immunization was the Talmud itself
    Am I Sleeping Enough?

    Am I Sleeping Enough?

    Is there a recommended amount of sleep that could engender tranquility, clarity of mind and the easy absorption, comprehension and…
    Bacteria and Infections 2000 Years Ago; Common Knowledge

    Bacteria and Infections 2000 Years Ago; Common Knowledge

    Rabbi Eliezer the Great, who lived some 2,000 years ago, was well aware of the fact that illness can be…
    The Discovery of Auriculotherapy

    The Discovery of Auriculotherapy

    Was the discovery of auriculotherapy a true medical revelation, a truth stumbled upon by chance that was known to the…
    Can Plants Really Hear?

    Can Plants Really Hear?

    Amazing discoveries in botanical research on the language of plants, were already known to the Jewish Sages thousands of years…
    Take Your Time – Don’t Stress

    Take Your Time – Don’t Stress

    The sudden shift from a restful state to an active state, may pose as a threat to our physical health,…
    The Fetus: I Can Hear Everything You’re Saying

    The Fetus: I Can Hear Everything You’re Saying

    In addition to their knowledge of the desires and abilities of a fetus, the Sages also knew that a fetus…
    Be Nice to Your Plants; They Have Feelings Too

    Be Nice to Your Plants; They Have Feelings Too

    There is a phenomenon well known to horticulturists: A climbing vine that is working its way towards the closest post…
    Don’t Forget to Water the Plants…With Love

    Don’t Forget to Water the Plants…With Love

    According to various studies, plants have an inexplicable ability – more complex than that of human beings – to sense…
    The Formation of Twins

    The Formation of Twins

    Can recent discoveries in this field be considered “new” if knowledge about it has already existed for thousands of years?
    Do Trees have Feelings?

    Do Trees have Feelings?

    How did the teachers of the Torah know about a secret of nature that was only discovered recently by means…
    The Lightning Rod – Sorry Ben, it’s in the Torah

    The Lightning Rod – Sorry Ben, it’s in the Torah

    Is it true that no one knew about lightning rods until they were discovered some two hundred years ago by…
    The Weight of Air

    The Weight of Air

    Before Galileo made his significant discovery, how would the Torah Sages living 2,000 years ago have answered the question; how…
    Did the Ancient Hebrews have X-Ray Vision?

    Did the Ancient Hebrews have X-Ray Vision?

    According to the Talmud, the Cloud of Glory emitted a type of light that allowed them to see through opaque…
    The Soul of the Inanimate

    The Soul of the Inanimate

    If the constant energy that comes from the Creator were to stop driving the electrons round in their orbits, the…
    More Than Just Words

    More Than Just Words

    Science has discovered that sound waves can affect our physical reality in significant ways, depending upon the types of words…
    Laser Cutting in Biblical Times

    Laser Cutting in Biblical Times

    It is fascinating to learn that thousands of years ago, the Sages knew, from the Torah, of the existence of…
    Sounds – A Technical Explanation

    Sounds – A Technical Explanation

    How is it possible to see sounds? The technical challenge
    The Continental Drift According to Kabbalah

    The Continental Drift According to Kabbalah

    Two thousand years ago, before Europeans had discovered North America, South America and Australia, how would rational men of science…
    Is the World Round or Flat? Depends Who You Ask

    Is the World Round or Flat? Depends Who You Ask

    While the rest of the world firmly believed that the world is flat, the Sages of the Torah had the…
    Does Our Water Come From Another Planet?

    Does Our Water Come From Another Planet?

    Pirkei d’Rabbi Eliezer was composed over 2,000 years ago, yet it comments on phenomena still indiscernible to modern scientists, but…
    The Water Above the Heavens

    The Water Above the Heavens

    Today, we know that all the water on Earth is just a single drop in the ocean, when compared with…
    The Pleiades Star Cluster

    The Pleiades Star Cluster

    The human eye can make out six stars in the Pleiades star cluster, though the Talmud says that it contains…
    Life After Death – Way Beyond Science

    Life After Death – Way Beyond Science

    The facts discovered by science regarding 'life after death' appear in numerous places throughout the Torah, which offers additional details…
    Ancient Astronomers

    Ancient Astronomers

    It is incredible to discover that thousands of years ago, when most of the surrounding civilizations counted only some 4,000…
    The Sheath of the Sun

    The Sheath of the Sun

    Our Sages firmly insisted that a sheath exists around the sun, because the Torah states that it is there. Do…
    The Effect of Music on the Brain and Mind

    The Effect of Music on the Brain and Mind

    Music can bring a person to feel such exaltation and inner joy that he spontaneously breaks out in dance. Kabbalists…
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