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  On 27 November 1895, Alfred Nobel signed his last will and testament, giving the largest share of his fortune to a series of prizes, the Nobel Prizes. As described in Nobel’s will one part was dedicated to “the person who shall have made the most important chemical discovery or improvement”. Learn more about the…

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  On 27 November 1895, Alfred Nobel signed his last will and testament, giving the largest share of his fortune to a series of prizes, the Nobel Prizes. As described in Nobel’s will, one part was dedicated to “the person who shall have made the most important discovery or invention within the field of physics”.…

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Ill. N. Elmehed. ¬© Nobel Media AB 2017. 2017 Prize in Economic Sciences The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2017 was awarded to “for his contributions to behavioural economics”. The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel Awarded to 79 Laureates since 1969 In 1968,…

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Photo: Alexander Mahmoud Nobel Prize Lessons bring the 2017 Nobel Laureates into the classroom Teachers can find free lesson material within 24 hours after every Nobel Prize announcement. Start teaching straight away. Nobel Prize Lessons are six different lesson plans, one for each prize. They are a reliable material, that teachers easily can use, directly…

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1901-2010 The Nobel Prizes in Physiology or Medicine have rewarded several breakthroughs that revealed the way in which our bodies protect us against microscopic threats of almost any description. Each of these breakthroughs have provided us with a better understanding of how the immune system senses an attack, how it recognizes and deals with intruders…

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The Nobel Prizes in Physiology or Medicine have rewarded several achievements that helped to reveal the mysterious complexities of the nervous system. The breakthroughs made by each of the Nobel Laureates below have provided us with a better understanding of how nerves are made up, and how they create and transmit information in the form…

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Prize Awarder for the Nobel Prize in Physics The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences is responsible for selecting the Nobel Laureates in Physics. By the terms of the Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences since 1901. The Academy was founded in 1739 and has today about 440…

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In 2008, Paul Krugman received The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel for his analysis of trade patterns and location of economic activity. Find out here about previous Prizes relevant to his work. The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1977 Bertil Ohlin and James…

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