Norman Borlaug, of the Green Revolution, has died

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Nobel Winner Norman Borlaug
Dies At 95

Norman Borlaug, the U.S. agricultural scientist who received the 1970 Nobel Peace Prize for developing high-yielding crops to prevent famine in the developing world, has died at age 95.

http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn17778-norm-borlaug-the-man-who-fed-the-world.html?DCMP=OTC-rss&nsref=online-news

Norman Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture

 Article from New Scientist online from 9/18/09.  A shorter piece is available here:

The New Scientist,  Volume 203, Issue 2726, 16 September 2009, Page 7 

doi:10.1016/S0262-4079(09)62442-8   

 

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