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And the winner is: 2012 Nobel prize in physics

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It’s crazy how an atom so small makes up everything in existence including you. Photo from Creative Commons.

Alfred Nobel was a man who felt so guilty that his invention of dynamite was used as a weapon of war that he spent the rest of his life trying to atone for what he had done. In his will, he created the Nobel Prize to honor the greatest minds humanity has to offer, and winning one of these in physics, chemistry, medicine, literature, economics or peace is considered one of the greatest achievements a person can make in their entire lifetime, and not just for the nice trip to Stockholm. Continue reading And the winner is: 2012 Nobel prize in physics