Monday, October 8, 2012

IGNOBLE:  Slate recounts some of the least deserving Nobel laureates in the history of its science awards.


  1. Joseph Finn10:59 PM

    Johanne Fibiger, the cancer dude? *checks* YEP!

  2. isaac_spaceman9:00 PM

    Carlton Gadjusek absolutely deserved the award for science-based reasons, but the fact that he was a child molester (and, if I recall correctly, a molester of children in some of the remote areas where he was performing research on the prion/CJD/spongiform encephalopathy connection) makes me want to run and take it away from him.