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Nobel prize laureate John Forbes Nash (credit: China Photos/Getty Images)

John Nash, ‘A Beautiful Mind’ Inspiration, Wife Die In New Jersey Turnpike Crash

The Nobel Prize-winning mathematician whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie “A Beautiful Mind” has died in a car crash along with his wife in New Jersey.

05/24/2015

Princeton Professor And NYU Professor Share Nobel Prize In Economics

2 Americans Win Nobel Prize In Economics

Christopher Sims and Thomas Sargent have no simple solutions to the global economic crisis. But the work that won them the Nobel Prize in economics Monday is guiding central bankers and policymakers in their search for answers.

10/10/2011

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Nobel Prize-Winning Scientist Dr. Barry Blumberg Dead At 85

A prominent Philadelphia scientist, who won the Nobel Prize for his discovery of the Hepatitis B virus, has died. Dr. Barry Blumberg suffered a heart attack after giving a speech at a NASA conference in California.

04/07/2011