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Nobel peace laureate group urges nuclear powers to adopt ban-the-bomb treaty

OSLO (Reuters) – The leader of the group that won this year’s Nobel Peace Prize on Sunday urged nuclear nations to adopt a United Nations treaty banning atomic weapons in order to prevent ”the end of us”.

Nobel peace laureate group tells U.S., North Korea to negotiate

OSLO (Reuters) – A survivor of the Hiroshima atomic bombing and the leader of the group that won this year’s Nobel Peace Prize on Saturday urged the United States and North Korea to tone down their rhetoric and negotiate together to avoid a nuclear strike.

Nobel laureate: If atomic bombs exist, disaster inevitable

OSLO, Norway / December 9, 2017 (STL.News) — As long as atomic bombs exist, a disaster is inevitable, the head of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, the winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, said Saturday. 9 more words

Nobel Laureates say change is coming for women in sciences

STOCKHOLM /December 7, 2017 (AP) (STL.News) — A group of 2017 Nobel Laureates have addressed the lack of female representation in sciences ahead of the prize-awarding ceremony in Stockholm. 15 more words

Some thoughts by Prof. Hogarth on Prof. Thaler’s award of the Nobel Prize in economics

By Orestis Vravosinos (Economics ’18)

Universitat Pompeu Fabra and BGSE Emeritus Research Professor Robin M. Hogarth shares some thoughts in the light of Prof. Thaler’s award of the Nobel Prize in economics. 604 more words


Alfred Hershey

Did you know that Alfred Hershey was born today in 1908? He was a bacteriologist; a scientist that studies bacteria. He was awarded the1969 Nobel Prize in Medicine for discovering the structure of viruses and how viruses replicate. 121 more words

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