What You Need to Know About the 2008 Nobel Prize Winners

By Jake on
With twin ceremonies in Stockholm and Oslo, the 2008 Nobel Prize Laureates had their day in the sun. So what did the winners do? For those that don't want to delve into thousands of pages of academic research papers, here's the Cliffs Notes for who won and why.The Nobel Peace PrizeWho Won: Martti AhtisaariWhat He Won For: The former Finnish president and veteran mediator, Ahtisaari has been called into many international hotspots, seeking to bring parties to the table and find peaceful...Read Full Story