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Nobel Winners

Nobel Winner Escaped Nazis As A Young Boy

Agence France Presse | | Posted 12.09.2013 | World

Martin Karplus, one of three scientists who won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday, escaped the Nazis and the Holocaust aged just eight-years-...

The Surprising Figure Uniting Nobel Laureates

Jennifer Wheeler | Posted 12.16.2012 | Women
Jennifer Wheeler

I wasn't looking for the heroine. I wanted to understand what makes some people successful. I expected economic advantage to rise to the surface as a thread that connects Nobel winners. Instead I found an altogether different and more exciting story.

Nobel Winners Pay Tribute To Co-Winner Who Died Before Receiving Award

AP | LOUISE NORDSTROM | Posted 02.05.2012 | World

STOCKHOLM — Two scientists who will collect this year's Nobel Prize in medicine praised late co-winner Ralph Steinman on Tuesday, saying he prob...

Nobel Prize May Not Be Enough For Obama's Fed Pick

AP | TOM RAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — You'd think that having a Nobel Prize under your belt would be a clincher for getting a promotion or a job change. But it may not help ...

2 Americans Win Nobel Prize In Economics


WASHINGTON — Peter Diamond's research on unemployment is good enough to earn him the Nobel Prize in economics – but not to get him on the ...