The fate of the medal of the first Argentine Nobel Peace Prize

The fate of the medal of the first Argentine Nobel

Just over 85 years ago, on June 6, 1937, the lawyer, diplomat and politician Carlos Saavedra Lamas became the first Argentine and Latin American who received the Nobel Peace Prize. The distinction was awarded to him in June 1936 and became effective in 1937, when he held the position of Minister of Foreign Affairs and … Read more

The Nobel Prize in Medicine opens the 2022 season

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Stockholm (AFP) – Breast cancer treatments? Messenger RNA vaccines? Progress in disease detection? The Nobel Prize for Medicine opens the season of the famous philanthropic rewards on Monday, under the shadow of an ongoing war in Europe. The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, as it is officially called, will be announced around 11:30 am … Read more

Five things to know about the Nobel Prize winners

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First modification: 03/10/2022 – 13:34 Stockholm (AFP) – The Nobel Prizes, intended for personalities who have worked for “the good of humanity”, are awarded from Monday until October 10 in Stockholm and Oslo. Five things to know about these awards created by the Swedish chemist and engineer Alfred Nobel, inventor of dynamite. A prize (almost) … Read more

The first literary prize of the new school year for Blandine Rinkel

The first literary prize of the new school year for scaled

BEIRUT: Surrounded by pine forests, steep cliffs and impressive waterfalls, the city of Jezzine is a top holiday resort in Lebanon. It is renowned for its old residences, which recall the glorious period of this city perched 950 meters in the south of the Cedar country. On the spot, one finds the restaurants established near … Read more

Vernon Subutex by Virginie Despentes selected for the Man Booker International Prize. – Whole culture

Vernon Subutex by Virginie Despentes selected for the Man Booker

Virginie Despentes is officially part of the “short-list” of authors selected to receive the prestigious Man Booker International Prize on May 22 at a ceremony at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Since its creation in 2005, no French author has yet been rewarded. Will the French writer be the first to receive it? … Read more

Nobel Prize in Medicine to Swedish Svante Pääbo, expert in evolutionary genetics

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The Nobel Prize for Medicine was crowned on Monday by the pioneer of paleogenetics, the Swedish Svante Pääbo, for the complete sequencing of the Neanderthal genome and the foundation of this discipline that analyzes the DNA of ancient times to decipher human genes. “By revealing the genetic differences that distinguish all living humans from the … Read more

A golden week: behind the scenes of the Nobel Prize in Literature, how is the winner chosen?

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Secret. It must be a secret. The Nobels They are not the Oscars of the Hollywood Academy, where each category has its list of candidates and the public throbs the results with popcorn in a glamorous ceremony that they watch on TV. Partly because of that same mystery –50 years must pass for the rulings … Read more

2022 Nobel Prize Predictions – The Science of the Francis Mule

2022 Nobel Prize Predictions The Science of the Francis

Like every year on these dates I have to predict who will be awarded a Nobel Prize in Science. The Nobel Prize for Medicine or Physiology will be announced on Monday, October 3, at around 11:30 CEST, that of Physics on Tuesday, October 4, at around 11:45, and that of Chemistry on Wednesday, October 5, … Read more

September 30, 1928: Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, is born – CCIU

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Iton Gadol On September 30, 1928, one of the most recognized Jewish personalities of the 20th century was born in Transylvania, more precisely in Sighet, a city that was part of Hungary between 1940 and 1945 and currently belongs to Romania: Eliezer “Elie” Wiesel. Outstanding writer, who made his testimony about the Shoah known in … Read more

Nobel Prize Season Comes Amid War in Ukraine

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Nobel Prize season approaches at a time when Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has ended decades of almost uninterrupted peace in Europe and raised the risk of nuclear disaster. The Nobel committees never give the slightest indication of who will win the prizes for Medicine, Physics, Chemistry, Literature, Economics or Peace. Announcements for the awards will … Read more