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Last DC quote – “I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.” Martin Luther King, Jr. 93 more words


My Preciousss

March 25th.  Birth anniversary of Norman Borlaug, whose development of dwarf wheat helped Mexico, India, Pakistan, and countries in Africa and Asia feed themselves.  For his work, he received a Nobel Peace Prize, as well as numerous other awards and recognitions.   239 more words

Celebrating A True Pioneer: César Milstein

Today marks what would have been biochemist and Nobel laureate César Milstein’s 88th birthday. Credited (along with his postdoctoral fellow Georges Kohler) with developing an extremely efficient method of producing monoclonal antibodies, he is regarded as one of molecular biology and modern immunology’s founding fathers. 315 more words


Dorothy Mary Hodgkin Nobel Prize Chemistry

Dorothy Mary Hodgkin,

 (12 May 1910 – 29 July 1994)

Referred to professionally as Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin or essentially Dorothy Hodgkin, Dorothy was a British… 173 more words

GB Life

Nobel laureate Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan to head Royal Society in UK

Nobel laureate Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan is the president elect of Britain’s Royal Society. Venki, as he is popularly known, will take up the post from 1 December 2015. 343 more words