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Nobel Prize

 Nobel Prize "The said interest shall be divided into five equal parts, which shall be apportioned as follows: /- - -/ one part to the person who shall have made the most important discovery or invention within the field of physics ..."(Alfred Nobel). The Nobel Prize was created by a Mr. Alfred Nobel who had accumulated much wealth throughout his life (mostly due to his invention and production of dynamite) and loved learning in all fields. Following his death much of his wealth was put towards...

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Nobel Prize in Literature

Nobel Prize in Literature The Nobel Prize in Literature is considered to be the most prestigious literature prize throughout the world and is awarded since 1901. According to Alfred Nobel’s will, it is granted annually to an author from any country who has produced, "the most outstanding work in an ideal direction in the field of literature ". The Swedish Academy decides who will receive the prize in any given year. The procedure lasts for a year. At first, the members of the Nobel Committee...

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Nobel Peace Prize (Mlk)

MLK Commentary: The Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech Martin Luther King was a powerful, memorable, eloquent and educated civil rights activist. He passionately promoted the drive and push for peaceful non-violent protesting. His speeches were inspirational, charismatic and effective and the passion and power in his delivery set the pacing of the emotional experience. He used many rhetorical devices along with his determination to get across the feeling and flavour of perpetuated slavery of...

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Nobel Peace Prize

A Prize for What? Early in the presidency of Barack Obama, he was given attention that some see as being premature. The Norwegian Nobel Committee saw it fit to reward Obama with the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize. At this point, not much had changed in America during Obama’s time as president. Many people saw the award as a strict political act by the Committee. Others simply see the award as something that Obama has not done anything to deserve. The awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to Barack Obama...

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Ralph Bunche: The Nobel Peace Prize

Did you ever wonder who was the first black man to win the Nobel peace Prize? Well it was Ralph Bunche. Bunche is the Noble Peace prize winner in 1950 for a arranged cease-fire between the Israelis and Arabs during a time of war. The Arab-Israeli war broke out in 1948, when five Arab nations invaded territory in the former Palestinian mandate (“Office of the Historian” 1). This war lasted till February of 1949, when the two sides reached an agreement, and Bunche was a major key in stopping fire...

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Nobel Prize Winner Jules Hoffmann to Speak at 2016 International Congress of Entomology

Nobel Prize Winner Jules Hoffmann to Speak at 2016 International Congress of Entomology (1888 PressRelease) Dr. Jules A. Hoffmann, winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, will be one of two Nobel Prize winners, along with Peter Agre (2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry), to speak at the 2016 International Congress of Entomology in Orlando, Florida. Washington, DC-MD-VA-WV - Dr. Jules A. Hoffmann, winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, will speak at the...

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A Writer's Duty William Faulkner's Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech

A Writer’s Duty William Faulkner's Nobel Prize speech revealed to all who have witnessed or read it, the many duties of a writer.  The most significant point that he made, to me, was that a writer's duty is to connect.  That includes both connecting with their audience, and other writers.  Writers have the ability to put something out into the world that no one has ever said or heard before, yet something that speaks to the soul and relates to the heart.  Engaging the audience is the duty and purpose...

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The Nobel Prize Winners in Economic Sciences

The Nobel Prize Winners In Economic Sciences On October 14th The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2013 was awarded jointly to Eugene F. Fama, Robert J. Shiller and Lars Peter Hansen "for their empirical analysis of asset prices". The first one of them Eugene Fama is an American economist born in 1939 and working at the University of Chicago. He is the author of the theory that asset prices perfectly reflect all available information. Fama was mainly honored...

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Does Nobel Grow on Trees?

DOES NOBEL GROW ON TREES? While broadcasting a speech, the Prime Minister addressed the nation that money does not grow on trees. It appears that this is a favourite phrase used by our Prime Minister. In fact, on an earlier occasion, he said in the same language when a delegation from Odisha approached him for more grants. Now perhaps the Prime Minister has got a unique opportunity to pose a question in a similar vein, “Does Nobel Grow on trees?” The centenary session of the Science Congress...

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Shingo Prize Award

SHINGO PRIZE AWARD Purpose and Background The Shingo Prize (SP) was established in 1988 by a Japanese industrial engineer by the name of Shigeo Shingo, which "distinguished himself as one of the world’s leading experts in improving manufacturing processes."(Shingoprize.org, 2010) The (SP) works by promoting an awareness of incline in manufacturing concepts, and to recognize companies that achieve world class status. The (SP) has been referred to by Business Week the “Nobel Prize of Manufacturing...

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