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16 March 2009

Templeton Day

The good people at the Templeton Foundation announced the 2009 winner of the Templeton Prize today: Bernard d’Espagnat, physicist and philosopher of science. The prize is awarded to, "a living person who has made an exceptional contribution to affirming life's spiritual dimension, whether through insight, discovery, or practical works." Previous winners include such luminaries as: Charles Taylor, John Polkinghorne, Paul Davies, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, and (Blessed) Mother Teresa. Check out the the prize website for more details.

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