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2017 Nobel prize in chemistry given to Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank, and Richard Henderson  for developing cryo-electron microscopy

2017 Nobel prize in chemistry given to Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank, and Richard Henderson  for developing cryo-electron microscopy

Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN

Here’s what the images that just won the Nobel prize in chemistry look like and why they’re so transformative… 692 more words

Interviews With Scientific Leaders

Guess who is to blame: Nobel Prize winners predict the end of the world — Fellowship of the Minds

Any wonder why we believe that liberalism is a mental disorder? From NY Post: A group of 50 Nobel Prize winners has spoken out to reveal the 10 greatest threats to mankind.

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Fellowship Of The Minds

Jane Addams: Chicago’s Progressive Shero

Jane Addams was born in 1860–the daughter of a wealthy Illinois businessman. At the age of two, her mother died after falling on ice while pregnant. 654 more words

20th Century

"Aung San Suu Kyi: an icon crashes" (12 Feb. 2017)

When I started this website, I was so pleased to have as one of my icons, Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar fighter for democracy and freedom, who for decades advocated that people should “bear witness” to injustice, and that “hope” must be accompanied by “endeavor”. 105 more words

Af 2017

Making A Difference, Part 2

This morning I wrote a short post about how I need to see the little things I do on a daily basis can make a difference for the kids I work with. 547 more words

The Nobel week has begun - a briefing on Alfred Nobel and the prizes

Alfred Nobel (1833-1896) was born in Stockholm, Sweden, and was part of a well-known family. He descended from O. Rudbeck, the best Swedish technical genius in the 17th century, when Sweden was a great power in northern Europe. 566 more words

Life In Sweden