Science: (or Christianity) An excellent, and brief, article on the relationship between science and religion, from the BioLogos Foundation.
Sports: George Blanda, who retired as the oldest pro football player ever, and had an amazing series of clutch wins in 1970, as kicker and quarterback, when he was about 43, passed away.
Computing: Heard that Matthew Carter, who designed the Verdana, Georgia and Tahoma typefaces, (and others) was one of several recipients of a MacArthur Foundation grant (aka genius grants).
The BioLogos Foundation begins a series on the question of whether God's existence can be proved or disproved.
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