Authors Posts by Yaakov Taubes
Yaakov Taubes explores the background to Maimonides’s explanation for how the Mishnah is ordered.
Yaakov Taubes examines three hypothetical “What if?” books and what they can teach us about history, science, and halakhah.
Did Rabbeinu Bahya mention a lightning rod centuries before it was discovered? Yaakov Taubes takes us on a journey through science, magic, and religion to help explain this medieval commentator’s cryptic comment about the Tower of Babel.