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Top 10 Noblest Nobel Prize Winner

Through the funding of Swedish industrialist Alfred Nobel, the world’s most renowned prize series was born; historically, Nobel Prizes have been awarded to individuals who confer “the greatest benefit on mankind.” 783 more words

Put that in your tube and smoke it

Graphene the material of the future discovered in the UK by two professors at a Manchester University. This material was discovered by simply rubbing a graphite pencil on Scotch tape. 501 more words


My Bucket List

Recently, a friend posted her author bucket list–a list of things she wants to accomplish as an author/writer before she dies. Her post at FaithSimone.com… 219 more words

Life In General

"I won the Nobel Prize for literature. What was your crime?"

This Bill Mauldin cartoon celebrated the plight of Russian author Boris Pasternak. 

 Pasternak won the Nobel prize for literature 1958, after his manuscript for Dr. Zhivago was smuggled out of the USSR, translated and published in Western Europe.   66 more words

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How to get a Nobel prize in 900 words

Take a minute and read the text below. It’s 1 page. 900 characters:

You have just (hopefully) read the article that gave James Watson and Francis Crick the 1960 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. 300 more words



Odysseas Elytis, winner of the 1979 Nobel Prize for Literature, was born in Heraklion, Crete, in 1911 and died in Athens in 1996. A major poet in the Greek language, Elytis is also one of the most outstanding international figures of 20th-century poetry. 587 more words

Duping the Educated.

I couldn’t wait another moment. We have to take a look at this news story and talk about it a little today. Yes, it’s that awesome. 2,234 more words