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Nobel prize announcements next week

October 4, 2014

It is that time of the year again.

Alfred Nobel at his desk (photo kkp)

“Alfred Nobel” at his desk (photo kkp)

2014 Nobel Prize Announcements

Physiology or Medicine:
Monday 6 October, 11:30 a.m. CET at the earliest

Physics:
Tuesday 7 October, 11:45 a.m. CET at the earliest

Chemistry:
Wednesday 8 October, 11:45 a.m. CET at the earliest

Peace:
Friday 10 October, 11:00 a.m. CET

Economic Sciences:
Monday 13 October, 1:00 p.m. CET at the earliest

Literature:
The date will be set later

I only learned the story behind how the Nobel prizes came into being this summer – on a visit to Björkborn Manor in Karlskoga.

How Sohlman and 3 white Russian stallions ensured the establishment of the Nobel prizes

The Thomson-Reuters Nobel predictions are here.


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