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More on Fischer’s immortality project grant

ProPhi noted that John Martin Fischer (UC-Riverside) has been granted $5 million by the Templeton Foundation to study immortality. Here is the UCR press release for the grant, and here is the official grant website.

A reader noted this Washington Post story on the grant. Now the Wall Street Journal has one, too, as does the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Update: Business Insider has an interview with Fischer regarding the grant and the Templeton Foundation.



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