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Nobel by the Numbers

A breakdown of past winners.

By Lacy SchleyOct 11, 2017 12:00 AM
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It’s Nobel time: Committees traditionally announce the recipients throughout the month of October. In honor of this year’s winners, let’s take a look at some stats on laureates of bygone years. (This data excludes information related to peace, literature and economic sciences prizes.)

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