Science, engineering fair develops students' skills
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His determination, talent and passion paid off. In 1989, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry. Maybe it could happen again, and if not, maybe the 21st century skills a student needs to compete will be further developed. Volunteer judges are ...
How Vladimir Putin Became a Nobel Peace Prize Nominee
The Nobel Prize committee is meeting this month to consider the candidates for the peace prize—including Vladimir Putin. ... Obama backed down from his threat after Assad agreed to certain deadlines for surrendering his stockpile of chemical weapons.
Syria to miss deadline to destroy 12 chemical arms sites
Syria has missed almost every deadline of the agreement reached last year, which is being jointly overseen by the Nobel Peace Prize-winning OPCW and the United Nations. The OPCW said Syria will have shipped out roughly one third of its chemical ...
Russian President Vladimir Putin nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
New York Daily News
Ahmet Uzumcu, director General of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, comments on the organization being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize during a press conference in The Hague, Netherlands on Oct. 11, 2013. Pope Francis also ...