Only 15 Out Of The 566 Nobel Prize Recipients Have Been Women, And Other Terrible Facts

According to Alfred Nobel, the Nobel prizes are to be awarded "to men and women who have conferred the greatest benefit to mankind." Seems beautifully simple and inclusive, right? Well, starting at 2:13, Joe Hanson explains what it actually takes to win a Nobel Prize. Besides the unfortunately obvious point at 2:59, my jaw literally dropped at 5:34.

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