Dutch Chemist Evan Spruijt Wins 2014 Dream Chemistry Award
The Honorary Committee of the Dream Chemistry Award Contest is composed of outstanding chemists: Prof. Richard Schrock (MIT), Nobel Prize winner; Prof. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski (Carnegie Mellon University) and Prof. Bartosz Grzybowski (Northwestern ...
7 Things You Didn't Know About the Pope
During his year as pope, the 77-year-old has been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize, claimed the title of Time Magazine's 2013 Person of the Year, graced the cover of "Rolling Stone" and accumulated a combined Twitter following of over 12 million ...
1936 Nobel Peace Prize found in pawn shop to be auctioned
The Peace Prize is one of five Nobel awards created by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel along with recognitions in chemistry, physics, medicine and literature. The 1936 Nobel Peace Prize recipient was Argentina's foreign minister ...
1936 Nobel Peace Prize medal up for auction after it was found in pawn shop
The other prizes are for chemistry, physics, medicine and literature. 'I can't think of many public collections that have a Nobel Prize, never mind a Nobel Peace Prize medal,' said Ute Wartenberg, executive director of the American Numismatic Society.