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The 60 women who have won the Nobel Prize

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There are 60 women who have been awarded a Nobel Prize out of the more than 900 recipients. One woman-Marie Curie-received the Nobel Prize twice. To highlight all the women who have won, Stacker turned to data from the Nobel...
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1946: American peace activists share Prize

1946: American peace activists share Prize

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Two American activists shared the Nobel Peace Prize. One was Emily Greene Balch, co-founder of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and a professor at Wellesley College for 22 years until she was fired for her activism. John...
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1937: Nobel Prize in Physics highlights advancements from accidents

1937: Nobel Prize in Physics highlights advancements from accidents

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American physicist Clinton Davisson won the Nobel Prize partly by accident. When he was testing the hypothetical relation between particle velocity and wavelength, he bombarded a nickel block with electrons and measured how they scattered. But when the nickel was...
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The 60 women who have won the Nobel Prize

The 60 women who have won the Nobel Prize

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Only 60 of the more than 900 people who have won the Nobel Prize have been women. Stacker has curated a gallery of every one.
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SCOTUS hears case arguing LGBTQ rights, freedom of speech violations

SCOTUS hears case arguing LGBTQ rights, freedom of speech violations

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court is tasked with deciding whether a wedding website designer is allowed to refuse to make websites for same-sex couples. A crowd gathered... Read more ...

Man who shot Lady Gaga's dog walker gets 21 years in prison

Man who shot Lady Gaga's dog walker gets 21 years in prison

The man who shot Lady Gaga's dog walker and stole her French bulldogs last year has taken a plea deal and was sentenced to 21 years in prison. Read more ...

US secretly modified HIMARS sent to Ukraine - WSJ

US secretly modified HIMARS sent to Ukraine - WSJ

The artillery systems were allegedly altered so they couldn't fire long-range missiles into Russia The HIMARS rocket launchers Ukraine received from Washington have been... Read more ...

Amber Heard appeal alleges errors led to Johnny Depp's win in defamation trial

Amber Heard appeal alleges errors led to Johnny Depp's win in defamation trial

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Ravens coach: QB Lamar Jackson 'week to week' with knee injury

Ravens coach: QB Lamar Jackson 'week to week' with knee injury

Baltimore coach John Harbaugh sounded doubtful about Lamar Jackson's availability for Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Read more ...

18 Last-Minute Gifts for Everyone on Your List

18 Last-Minute Gifts for Everyone on Your List

No matter how hard you may try to get all your shopping done before the holidays arrive , there are always a few gifts that get left for the final hours. Though you may... Read more ...

Los Angeles Bans New Oil Wells, Plans to Close Existing Ones

The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously on Friday to ban new oil and gas wells in the city and eventually close existing ones Read more ...

Off-and-on showers expected Tuesday

Off-and-on showers expected Tuesday

Chief Meteorologist tom Tasselmyer is calling for rain Tuesday with showers beginning around the morning commute and continuing off and on all day. Read more ...

Pa. Capitol Christmas tree ceremony returns

Pa. Capitol Christmas tree ceremony returns

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China Wants Your Attention, Please

China Wants Your Attention, Please

Beijing's massive expansion of state media hasn't quite worked as planned. But watch out for Xinhua's growing global deals. Read more ...