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No·bel

(nō-bel'),
Alfred Bernhard, Swedish chemist, engineer, inventor of dynamite, 1833-1896; initiation of the Nobel Prize was made possible by his bequest.
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As part of the activities of the Nobel Museum exhibition, MBRF also organised Emirati Innovation Day hosting a group of Emirati inventors who spoke about their successful experiences in the field of innovation.
Dubai has always been a frontrunner in attracting the world's most important events, and is an "exceptional host" for the Nobel Museum exhibition in the Middle East.
Since 1969 an additional prize has been awarded at the ceremony in Stockholm, The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, which was established in 1968 on the occasion of the Riksbank's 300th anniversary.
The goal of this discussion forum is to foster discussion at the highest level on a topical, science-related theme by bringing together Nobel Laureates, the world's leading scientists, key opinion leaders, policy makers and different interest groups for a series of discussion sessions and working groups.
Nobel felt that the prize might be less subject to political corruption if awarded by Norway.
Too bad the folks in Graz, Austria, who wanted to take Arnold's name off their stadium, but were beat to it by a perturbed Schwarzenegger, haven't heard the truth about Nobel Prize ``nominations'' in their little European town.
If we include the Nobel prizes in literature and peace," Samuelsson said, "31 of all 705 Nobel prizes awarded between 1901 and 2003 were given to women--that is, a bit more than 4 percent.
In the autumn after Nobel turned 13, he told a male friend he had a crush on him.
Most of us had never heard of Jose Saramago until he became the Nobel Prize laureate last December.
Due to the nature of our business, we often have visitors from all over the world who are high ranking political, spiritual, environmental and corporate leaders," said Nobel.
Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Nobel Learning Communities, Inc.
The Nobel Lectures and Nobel Prize Award Ceremonies will be streamed live on Nobelprize.