Ramban and the Early Atmosphere

Ramban’s comments on the meorot (heavenly luminaries) and rakia (firmament; or sky‚Ķ) connect to the Earth’s early history…

The First Festival of Light

Chanukah is often referred to as the Festival of Light(s). But it is not the first Festival of Light in the world, as the Talmud tells us.

The First Light

Conflict between Genesis and modern science?
Ancient rabbinic midrashim already have an understanding in consonance with modern scientific ideas!