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Nobel for DNA discovery sells for record 29 crore

A 1962 Nobel Prize medal won by biologist James Watson for the discovery of the structure of DNA has fetched more than $4.7 million (Rs 29 crore), setting a world record for any Nobel Prize sold at......

Nobel Prize for discovering DNA to go under the hammer

Sixty years after Nobel Prize winning scientist Francis Crick discovered the structure of DNA, his family is offering the coveted medal for sale at an auction in New York. This will be the first......

Dozen Nobel laureates stand up against war on Iraq

In a unique move, a dozen Nobel laureates on Saturday opposed the proposed US-led war against Iraq without a specific mandate from the United Nations."The undersigned oppose a preventive war......

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Q. James Dewey Watson got Nobel Price for his work on ________________ ??
:  A. James Dewey Watson (born April 6, 1928) is an American molecular biologist, geneticist, and zoologist, best known as one of the co-discoverers of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/james-dewey-watson-got-nobel-price-for-his-work-on--//answers/21052362

SriniVenkat
Q. 15 december ko kis kis ka birth day haipls seriously batana
SriniVenkat:  A. 37 - Nero Claudius Augustus Germanicus, 5th emperor of Rome (54-68)1534 - Lucas Osiander, composer1567 - Christoph Demantius, composer1574 - Samuel...... more

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kanishq
Q. What is DNA and who invenetd the first sequencing??
Kanishq:  A. Not really an invention, as such. The DNA molecular chain was figured out in the sixties. I recommend the book " Double Helix ", which...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-dna-and-who-invenetd-the-first-sequencing/18328429/answers/17224348

sarma ds
Q. in what year was DNA discovered??:))
Sarma Ds:  A. DNA was first isolated by the Swiss physician Friedrich Miescher who, in 1869, discovered a microscopic substance in the pus of discarded surgical...... more

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sumita ganguly
Q. Frankling, Watson and Crick - for what are they famous ?
Sumita Ganguly:  A. Francis Crick, James D. Watson and Maurice Wilkins won a Nobel prize for the discovery of the helical structure of the DNA.Rosalind Franklin, a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/frankling-watson-and-crick---for-what-are-they-famous-/4486387/answers/10707839

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James Watson sold his Nobel medal for science but charity can't retrieve his scientific reputation

Watson (centre) and Crick shake hands with American geneticist Maclyn McCarty (Source: Wikipedia) The last Nobel Peace Prize ceremony was slightly... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/world/james-watson-sold-his-nobel-medal-for-science-but-charity-cant-retrieve-his-scientific-reputation/
How Russia's rouble trouble is affecting football

New Delhi: In a matter of days, three Russian billionaires— Roman Abramovich , Alisher Usmanov and Dmitry Rybolovlev , owners of football clubs... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Consumer/VPxJEVhMmZYqWfixDKt4dK/How-Russias-rouble-trouble-is-affecting-football.html
The 'colour' of intelligence

The nature of intelligence and how it can be measured are contentious. It will take more than scientific debates to make racists change ingrained... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/devangshu-datta-the-colour-of-intelligence-114121101352_1.html
Russian Magnate Returns Nobel Prize That He Bought at Auction

Russia's richest man says he is returning a Nobel prize he bought at auction for USD 4.7 million just days ago to the man who put it on the block:... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/Russian-Magnate-Returns-Nobel-Prize-That-He-Bought-at-Auction/871952
1962 Medicine Nobel medal auctioned for $4.75 mn

Molecular biologist James D. Watson, the father of genetic science for his discovery of the structure of DNA, has auctioned the medal of his 1962... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a510686.html

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