Two Edgy Funders Team Up in a Unique Bid to Explore the Origins of the Universe

Two Edgy Funders Team Up in a Unique Bid to Explore the Origins of the Universe

The hunt for subatomic particles can require massive facilities. But $3 million in funding from two foundations will back a lab-sized, highly sensitive instrument to explore secrets of matter and antimatter. 

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Templeton Couldn’t Resist Granting $4.5M to Study Self-Control

Why we act or don’t act poses one of the toughest problems facing scholars, and it's one that ricochets between philosophy and empirical science. The Templeton Foundation just pledged $4.5 million to one philosopher to bring together both camps in pursuit of this question of self-control. The initiative will make subgrants in two rounds over the next three years. 

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