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27th November in history

Born on this day in 1940, Lee Jun-fan, commonly known as Bruce Lee, was a Hong Kong American actor, director, martial artist, martial arts instructor and philosopher. Did you know that: • John Walker invented the friction match in England on this day in 1826• “Swedish chemist Alfred Nobel’s will established the Nobel Prize on […]...Read More

Three win Nobel Medical Prize for Hepatitis C discovery, a

Americans Harvey J. Alter and Charles M. Rice and British-born scientist Michael Houghton won the Nobel Prize for medicine on Monday for their discovery of the hepatitis C virus, a major source of liver disease that affects millions worldwide. Announcing the prize in Stockholm, the Nobel Committee noted that the trio’s work identified a major […]...Read More