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.
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