Ostrega, "Il piccolo principe" tradotto
ROSSANO VENETO - E' l'opera letteraria forse più tradotta al mondo, "Il piccolo principe": come disse il suo autore Saint-Exupéry, un libro per bambini rivolto agli adulti. Ora si aggiunge una nuova versione, in dialetto veneziano, "El principe piçenin".
Sartre's 'Non to Nobel prize came too late'
There is only one known case of a Nobel being refused in advance: Swedish poet Erik Axel Karlfeldt succeeded in persuading the members of the jury not to award it to him in 1919, but he had the unfair advantage of being a member of the jury himself.
A weird and wonderful galaxy of exoplanets
The planet-finding space-based Kepler telescope discovered thousands of planets. We are just now getting a glimpse of the scale and variety and, surprisingly, most are quite unlike anything in our own solar system. Phil Dooley takes us on a tour. The ...
Should the Nobel Prizes move with the times?
Before 1974, Nobel prizes were awarded posthumously twice – to United Nations Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjöld (1961 Nobel Peace Prize) and Swedish poet Erik Axel Karlfeldt (1931 Nobel Prize for Literature). Even more problematic is the rule that a ...