Nobel Prize Winning Scientists Reflect on Nearly Sleeping Through the Crucial Call
By As told to CLAUDIA DREIFUS
Beginning Monday and throughout this week the various committees that select the winners of the Nobel Prizes will announce their choices at around 11:30 a.m. Swedish time. With the Eastern part of the United States six hours and the Western part nine hours behind Sweden, American researchers tend to be asleep when that life-changing call comes. Here is how eight scientists learned about their Nobel Prizes.
Published: October 4, 2015 at 06:00AM
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