Swedish and Norwegian committees bestow Nobel Prizes in recognition of cultural or scientific advances. In 1895, the will of Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel established the prizes. Sir Arthur Harden FRS died on this date in 1940 at Manchester, Lancashire. He […]
The Nobel Prize is bestowed annually in categories as selected by Swedish and Norwegian committees in recognition of cultural or scientific advances. The 1895 will of Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel established the prizes. Anatole France born François-Anatole Thibault and died […]
The next test for the Olympic-bound Women’s National Team is the Cyprus Cup. They are hoping to take home the Cup for the third consecutive time. This is a FIFA event and will see the Canadian national soccer team tested […]
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Not just Groundhog Day. On February 2, 1709, Alexander Selkirk was rescued from the island of Juan Fernandez in the Pacific Ocean, well off the coast of Chile. Selkirk returned to an astonished family in Scotland and, seeking the peace […]