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Sleep

The Scientists Whose Research Led to Everything We Know About Sleep Just Won the Nobel Prize in Medicine

The scientists behind the most important sleep research were finally awarded for their work.

How the World's Smartest People Learn Things Faster

The surest sign of a genuine mastery of a topic is the ability to explain it simply to someone who knows nothing about it.

Celebrate Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize Win With These 20 Inspiring Quotes

The poet's wisdom will help to embrace your inner entrepreneur.

10 Powerful Elie Wiesel Quotes

The Nobel Peace Prize winning Holocaust survivor and author is perhaps best known for giving a voice to the voiceless.

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded to Scientists for Their DNA Repair Research

The researchers' finding could provide ammunition in the war against cancer.

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Discovering of Brain's GPS Takes Home Nobel Prize in Medicine

John O'Keefe, Mary-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser discovered place and grid cells, which help us navigate space and build mental maps of our surroundings – a major breakthrough for Alzheimer's research.