Funding the Fight for Meaning: Talking with Templeton Foundation's President

John Templeton created a unique foundation dedicated to inspiring creativity, morality, and curiosity. Heather Templeton Dill discusses how one man turned riches into a life's mission to enrich humanity.

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01:41 Why was the Templeton Foundation created?
04:27 What were Sir John Templeton's beliefs?
06:47 What is the Humble Approach Initiative?
09:35 How do scientists react to the Humble Approach Initiative?
13:10 Can a religion "progress"?
16:19 Is there a culture war between faith and science?
19:43 How long have you been at the Templeton Foundation?
20:45 What are the results of the Templeton Foundation?
24:06 Do some people completely refuse this discussion?
26:29 Are young people interested in this discussion?
28:05 Why are some people bothered by this approach?
32:20 Can such inquiry be academically accepted?
35:59 Has it ever been threatening to you on a personal level?
40:18 What are you most excited about?




 

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