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The Power of Awe

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Philosopher Immanuel Kant famously remarked that two things filled him with awe and wonder: “the starry heaven above me and the moral law within me.” While some will understand this meaning, the nature of awe remains something of a mystery to most. The task of mapping awe is explored in a recent cover story for the Observer, a publication of the Association for Psychological Science.

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Aging and Retelling the Story of Our Lives

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We are living longer. By some estimates, two thirds of the humans who have ever lived to the age of 65 are alive today. So what is the purpose of a longer life? The Milken Institute, with support from the John Templeton Foundation, convened a group of experts at the Successful Aging Innovation Summit to discuss the way society views aging, to understand the connection between successful aging and beneficial purpose, and to consider a call to action.

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The Power of Forgiveness

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UNBROKEN, NBC Universal, and the John Templeton Foundation have partnered to release a 6-minute video that explores Louis Zamperini’s story in further detail and amplifies UNBROKEN’s inspiring themes of faith, resilience, and the power of forgiveness.

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