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Beyond frightening. James Ferrari
 
https://www.wired.com/story/scientists-know-how-youll-respond-to-nuclear-warand-they-have-a-plan/?mbid=email_onsiteshare
 
From Wired Magazine: Megan Molteni. 2/13/18
SCIENTISTS KNOW HOW YOU’LL RESPOND TO NUCLEAR WAR – AND THEY HAVE A PLAN
IT WILL START with a flash of light brighter than any words of any human …

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Genius Late in Life (NYT)

Submitted by on April 7, 2017 – 3:41 pm

"A study of Nobel physics laureates found that, since the 1980s, they have made their discoveries, on average, at age 50. The study also found that the peak of creativity for Nobel winners is getting higher every year. For many years, oddsmakers have predicted that Dr. Goodenough would win the Nobel Prize, but so far the call from Stockholm has not come. You might call him the Susan Lucci of chemistry. If he finally does prevail, he could be the oldest person ever to receive the Nobel, and a harbinger."

 

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