S2 Episode 9: Measuring Meditation – the Study of Contemplative Science with Mareike Smolka
Religious practices and their effects are increasingly the subject of scientific investigation. In the field of Contemplative Science, mediative practices drawn from Buddhist traditions are united with techniques of analysis from cognitive and neurosciences.
S2 Episode 8: Science and Colonial Legacies in East Africa with Professor Adam Chepkwony
In this episode, Richard and Will talk with Professor Adam Chepkwony, a Full Professor of Religion at the University of Kabianga in Kenya. Professor Chepkwony’s work covers a wide range of topics including…
S2 Episode 7: Science and Islam in the 19th Century with Dr Sarah Qidwai
In this episode, Rachael and Richard talk with Dr Sarah Qidwai, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Regensburg, Germany. Sarah’s work explores transnational and local perspectives on scientific disciplines during the long…