1 hr 49 min

199 - Alfred Nobel and The Nobel Prize Do Go On

    • Comedy

And the Nobel Prize for best podcast about The Nobel Prize and its founder Alfred Nobel goes... to this episode. Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel's most famous creation was dynamite. It made him incredibly rich, but also controversial due to the people that dynamite and his weapons factories killed. When considering his post death legacy, he decided to pull off the greatest rebrand in history and donate his enormous fortune to found a set of prizes in his honour. This is the history of the Nobel Prizes.


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REFERENCES AND FURTHER READING:




http://theconversation.com/the-curious-history-of-the-nobel-peace-prize-66609
https://www.britannica.com/topic/Nobel-Prize
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/12-surprising-facts-about-nobel-prizes/
https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/facts/facts-on-the-nobel-peace-prize/
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Alfred-Nobel
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nobel_Prize
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/nobel_alfred.shtml
https://www.biography.com/inventor/alfred-nobel
https://www.livescience.com/16379-10-noblest-nobel-prize-winners-time.html
https://www.nationalgeographic.com/news/2017/10/nobel-prize-facts-secrets-history-science/
https://www.brandeis.edu/now/2017/december/nobel-fun-facts.html
https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/facts/facts-on-the-nobel-peace-prize/ For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

And the Nobel Prize for best podcast about The Nobel Prize and its founder Alfred Nobel goes... to this episode. Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel's most famous creation was dynamite. It made him incredibly rich, but also controversial due to the people that dynamite and his weapons factories killed. When considering his post death legacy, he decided to pull off the greatest rebrand in history and donate his enormous fortune to found a set of prizes in his honour. This is the history of the Nobel Prizes.


Buy tickets to our upcoming live shows here: https://dogoonpod.com/events/


Vote for Dave to be Australia's Pie Guy, (you do have to be in Australia or use a VPN)
https://gourmetpieguy.brumbys.com.au/profile/dave-warneke/


See Matt and Jess live:
https://mattstewartcomedy.com/gigs
https://www.jessperkins.com.au/shows


Our website: dogoonpod.com


Support the show and get rewards like bonus episodes: patreon.com/DoGoOnPod


Submit a topic idea directly to the hat: dogoonpod.com/Submit-a-Topic


NEW MERCH SHOP: https://dogoon.bigcartel.com/


Matt's Merch: https://mattstewartcomedy.com/shop


Twitter: @DoGoOnPod
Instagram: @DoGoOnPod
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DoGoOnPod/
Email us: dogoonpod@gmail.com


Check out our other podcasts:
Book Cheat: https://play.acast.com/s/book-cheat
Prime Mates: https://play.acast.com/s/prime-mates/


Our awesome theme song by Evan Munro-Smith and logo by Peader Thomas


REFERENCES AND FURTHER READING:




http://theconversation.com/the-curious-history-of-the-nobel-peace-prize-66609
https://www.britannica.com/topic/Nobel-Prize
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/12-surprising-facts-about-nobel-prizes/
https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/facts/facts-on-the-nobel-peace-prize/
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Alfred-Nobel
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nobel_Prize
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/nobel_alfred.shtml
https://www.biography.com/inventor/alfred-nobel
https://www.livescience.com/16379-10-noblest-nobel-prize-winners-time.html
https://www.nationalgeographic.com/news/2017/10/nobel-prize-facts-secrets-history-science/
https://www.brandeis.edu/now/2017/december/nobel-fun-facts.html
https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/facts/facts-on-the-nobel-peace-prize/ For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

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