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Three U.S. Scientists win Nobel Prize for work on circadian rhythms International,News,Sci/Tech

By: Brett McGarry Whether suffering from jet lag, feeling out of sync working a night shift or hitting the afternoon wave of tiredness, people experience the workings of the internal body clock, also known as the circadian rhythm. Now three scientists from the United States, Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young, have been awarded

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Alice Munro awarded literature’s Nobel Prize Arts & Entertainment,News,Uncategorized

Canadian short story writer Alice Munro has been awarded the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature and hailed as a “master of the contemporary short story.” But the writer told CBCNews on Thursday she forgot she had been nominated. The entire selection process takes place behind closed doors. “I am amazed, and very grateful,” Munro said

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