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What is graphene?

Want to win a Nobel prize while discovering a material that’s cheap, transparent, flexible but resistent, and an astonishing electric conductor? Grab a pencil and a roll of adhesive tape. 362 more words

Aung San Suu Kyi

Politician and Nobel Peace Laureate

Photographed at Chatham House


Quanti e quali scrittori italiani hanno vinto il Nobel per la Letteratura?

Sei in totale. E precisamente:

Giosuè Carducci, nel 1906.
Grazia Deledda, nel 1926.
Luigi Pirandello, nel 1934.
Salvatore Quasimodo, nel 1959. 6 more words


To be a genius, think like a 94-year-old

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

In 1946, a 23-year-old Army veteran named John Goodenough headed to the University of Chicago with a dream of studying physics. When he arrived, a professor warned him that he was already too old to succeed in the field. 1 187 more words


Education: More than just the Aquisition of Certificates

Education is NOT, and would NEVER BE just for certification purposes.

An educated person is not known by the number of certificates he/she has acquired, but by the skills or knowledge he/she has attained through education and by his/her abilities to impact (positive) change in the society. 369 more words

Atem Sydonie

Can Rappers Like Kendrick Lamar Ever Win A Nobel Prize?

In 2016, Bob Dylan became the first* figure to have won the Nobel Prize for Literature because of contributions in music and songwriting. As such, he was granted this award ”for having created new… 849 more words