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Only woman to win math equivalent of Nobel Prize dies

Only woman to win math equivalent of Nobel Prize dies

| July 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

#ndn-video-player-1.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; } #ndn-video-player-2.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; } STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Maryam Mirzakhani, a Stanford University professor who was the first and only woman to win the prestigious Fields Medal in mathematics, has died. She was 40. Mirzakhani, who battled breast cancer, died on Saturday, the [...]

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Fields Medal winner Maryam Mirzakhani dies at 40

Fields Medal winner Maryam Mirzakhani dies at 40

| July 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fields Medal winner Maryam Mirzakhani dies at 40 Vallejo Times Herald (AP) — Maryam Mirzakhani , a Stanford University professor who was the first and only woman to win the Fields Medal in mathematics, has died. She was 40. Stanford … Mirzakhani was born in Iran and joined Stanford as a mathematics professor in 2008. [...]

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First woman to win math equivalent of Nobel Prize dies

First woman to win math equivalent of Nobel Prize dies

| July 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Maryam Mirzakhani, a Stanford University professor who was the first and only woman to win the prestigious Fields Medal in mathematics, has died. She was 40. Mirzakhani, who battled breast cancer, died on Saturday, the university announced. It did not indicate where she died. In 2014 Mirzakhani was one of four [...]

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Math genius Maryam Mirzakhani dies, aged 40

Math genius Maryam Mirzakhani dies, aged 40

| July 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Rappler Math 'genius' Maryam Mirzakhani dies, aged 40 Rappler Mirzakhani , a professor at Stanford University in California, died after the cancer she had been battling for 4 years spread to her bone marrow, Iranian media said. In 2014, Mirzakhani won the Fields Medal , the equivalent of the Nobel Prize for … and more » [...]

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Iranian math genius battles cancer recurrence at US hospital

Iranian math genius battles cancer recurrence at US hospital

| July 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Press TV Iranian math genius battles cancer recurrence at US hospital Press TV Mirzakhani had been diagnosed with breast cancer four years ago, a year before she set the record of the first ever woman to win the prestigious Fields Medal , also known as the Nobel Prize of mathematics. The medical team has put [...]

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Saudi Arabia Blames Iran For Serious Cyber Attacks

Saudi Arabia Blames Iran For Serious Cyber Attacks

| December 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Saudi Arabia Blames Iran For Serious Cyber Attacks OilPrice.com The cyber attackers used a variant of the Shamoon virus, which is the same virus that wiped the hard drives at Saudi Arabia's state-run oil giant, Saudi Aramco, back in 2012. For that incident, the virus wiped clean any computer in its wake, and … …

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Iran Still Kidnapping US Citizens, Wants Billions in Ransom

Iran Still Kidnapping US Citizens, Wants Billions in Ransom

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Iran wants “many billions of dollars” from the United States for the release of multiple American hostage, The Washington Free Beacon reports. According to the Beacon, senior officials in the Iranian government have been considering requesting payment for months. Earlier this year, the White House paid $1.7 billion to Iran, $400 million of which was [...]

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Khamenei calls negotiation with US lethal poison

Khamenei calls negotiation with US lethal poison

| August 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Seattle Times Khamenei calls negotiation with US 'lethal poison' Al-Monitor Six months into the implementation of the comprehensive deal between Iran and six world powers that curtailed the country's nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who has the final say on Iran's  … Khamenei: Average Iranian not [...]

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3 Possible Paths for Iran-US Relations | The Diplomat

3 Possible Paths for Iran-US Relations | The Diplomat

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

U.S.-Iran relations is an unresolved conundrum. Officially, Iran and the United States have not had diplomatic relations for 38 years. The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), which was signed in 2015 by Iran and the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany (P5+1), was also the first official agreement between Iran [...]

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3 Possible Paths for Iran-US Relations | The Diplomat

3 Possible Paths for Iran-US Relations | The Diplomat

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

U.S.-Iran relations is an unresolved conundrum. Officially, Iran and the United States have not had diplomatic relations for 38 years. The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), which was signed in 2015 by Iran and the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany (P5+1), was also the first official agreement between Iran [...]

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