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Human Rights Day 2019: Here’s how you too can make a difference
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Human Rights Day 2019: Here’s how you too can make a difference

Fittingly, the theme for this year’s Human Rights Day is “Youth Standing Up For Human Rights”.

Nobel Prize in Physics: James Peebles, master of the universe, shares award
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Nobel Prize in Physics: James Peebles, master of the universe, shares award

Peebles advanced the concept of a dark matter component to the universe and its implications for the evolution of structure.

Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize 2019 for ending stand-off with Eritrea
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Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize 2019 for ending stand-off with Eritrea

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize for his peacemaking efforts with Eritrea, The prize, worth nine million Swedish crowns, or around $900,000, will be presented in Oslo on 10 December

Nobel Prize in Physics for two breakthroughs: Evidence for the Big Bang and a way to find exoplanets
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Nobel Prize in Physics for two breakthroughs: Evidence for the Big Bang and a way to find exoplanets

James Peebles, of all this year’s Nobel prize winners, is the biggest star of the real “Big Bang Theory."

Discovery of how cells sense oxygen levels earns Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
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Discovery of how cells sense oxygen levels earns Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Hypoxia-inducible factor is a protein that increases inside the cell when the oxygen levels fall, helping the cell survive.

Nobel Medicine Prize awarded to three scientists for discovering how cells adapt to low oxygen supply
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Nobel Medicine Prize awarded to three scientists for discovering how cells adapt to low oxygen supply

The three scientists will equally share the Nobel prize award money of nine million Swedish kronor.

Here are five things that you need to know about the Nobel Prize and its awardees
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Here are five things that you need to know about the Nobel Prize and its awardees

The Nobel Prize is not given posthumously but there are exceptions like In 2011 when Ralph Steinman of Canada received it.

Nobel Prize for Peace and Literature faces controversy, again, amid #MeToo scandal
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Nobel Prize for Peace and Literature faces controversy, again, amid #MeToo scandal

Donald Trump has been nominated for the Peace Prize by U.S congressmen for opening a dialogue with North Korea.

Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
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Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Thunberg has been invited to speak at the UN, World Economic Forum & TED on climate change.