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November 25th, 2019

Nominations for the 2020 Blavatnik Regional Awards for Young Scientists will be open from December 4, 2019 through January 29, 2020. The Blavatnik Regional Awards for Young Scientists recognize outstanding young postdoctoral researchers under the age of 42 from institutions across New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. [...]

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November 22nd, 2019

In this episode our podcast host, Razia Iqbal, is joined by winner Hallie Rubenhold. Together they discuss The Five: The Untold Lives of The Women Killed by Jack the Ripper, and the significance of winning the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction. [...]

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November 20th, 2019

Generously supported by the Blavatnik Family Foundation, the Baillie Gifford Prize rewards excellence in non-fiction writing, bringing the best in intelligent reflection on the world to new readers. It covers all non-fiction in the areas of current affairs, history, politics, science, sport, travel, biography, autobiography and the arts. The winner of the 2019 Baillie Gifford Prize is Hallie Rubenhold for her book, The Five: The Untold Lives of Women Killed by Jack the Ripper.  [...]

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