Meerburg, Spergel, Turner and Walkowicz receive Templeton New Frontiers Awards
The Templeton Foundation has announced the awards for its New Frontiers in Astronomy and Cosmology.
Daan Meerburg's and David Spergel's work will address "What was the earliest State of the Universe?"
Lucianne Walkowicz's and Ed Turner's work will address "Are we alone in the Universe? Or are there other life and intellegences beyond the solar system?"
See http://www.newfrontiersinastronomy.org/index.html for more information about the program.