Friday, October 7, 2011

2011 Nobel Prize Winners

Nobel Peace Prize recognizes women rights activists   BBC - October 7, 2011

This year's Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded jointly to three women - Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Liberian Leymah Gbowee and Tawakul Karman of Yemen. They were recognized for their "non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work".

Nobel win for crystal discovery   BBC - October 5, 2011

The Nobel prize for chemistry has gone to a single researcher for his discovery of the structure of quasicrystals. The new structural form was previously thought to be impossible and provoked controversy. Dr Shechtman, from the Israel Institute of Technology, will receive the entire 10m Swedish krona (£940,000) prize. The Nobel Prize in chemistry caps this year's science awards.

This year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been won by Daniel Shechtman for the discovery of quasicrystals   Guardian Live Blog - October 5, 2011

Nobel physics prize honors accelerating Universe find   BBC - October 4, 2011

Tuesday's award for physics went to Saul Perlmutter and Adam Riess of the US and Brian Schmidt of Australia will divide the prize for their discovery that our Universe's expansion is accelerating.

Immune pioneers share Nobel prize for medicine   BBC - October 3, 2011

Monday's award of the 2011 prize for physiology or medicine went to Bruce Beutler of the US, Jules Hoffmann from France and Ralph Steinman from Canada for their work on immunology.

Late Nobel medicine laureate Ralph Steinman keeps award   BBC - October 4, 2011

Canadian scientist Ralph Steinman will keep his Nobel prize for medicine, the Nobel Foundation has said, after his death on Friday threw it into doubt.

Sunset October 7, 2011

Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the Jewish holiday is the most holy day of the Jewish year. Most ancient religions, and some prophecies, speak of a Day of Atonement or Judgment. This refers to Creating Balance at the End of Time when positive meets negative in the electromagnetic grids of experience. A 'tone' will be heard, ushering in the return to consciousness when matter and antimatter merge and Above rejoins with Below. In that instant of balance, consciousness evolves back to its natural state of light.

"Stressed" spelled backwards is "Desserts".

Is that why people eat sugar when they're stressed?