#Didyouknow that the element Nobelium is named after Alfred Nobel? The discovery of the element is disputed. In 1957 a group in Stockholm reported its synthesis, but it could not be replicated. A Russian team were later credited with the discovery, but the Swedish name was kept.
Are you a global citizen? Today we remember the man behind the #NobelPrize , Alfred Nobel, who was born on 21 October 1833 in Stockholm, Sweden. He was a truly global citizen: he spoke six languages and lived in various countries such as Sweden, Russia, France and Italy.
What does 'Back to the Future’ have in common with Alfred Nobel? They are both celebrated on 21 October! Today is Alfred Nobel's birthday. It is also the day Marty McFly and Doc Brown travel to the future in their time machine (a DeLorean car). #BackToTheFuture
Letter: Alfred Nobel himself disdained the boring business of management
Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer won the prestigious Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economics in the Memory of Alfred Nobel. The trio was honoured for its 'experimental approach to alleviating global poverty' Watch#MintExplainer with @UtpalBhaskar
BREAKING NEWS: The 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel has been awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty.” #NobelPrize
Watch the announcement of the 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. Presented by Göran K. Hansson, Secretary General of The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. #NobelPrize
Alfred Nobel’s greatness lay in his ability to combine the penetrating mind of a scientist and inventor with the forward-looking dynamism of an industrialist.
#OTD 151 years ago, Alfred Nobel obtained a U.S. patent on dynamite. The Swedish inventor and entrepreneur Alfred Nobel had acquired 355 patents worldwide when he died in 1896. In his last will, he left much of his wealth to the establishment of the Nobel Prize.
BREAKING NEWS: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2018 to William D. Nordhaus and Paul M. Romer. #NobelPrize