Natural history prices

Thomas Wehe t.wehe at URZ.UNI-HEIDELBERG.DE
Fri Jan 23 14:58:50 CST 2004

>there is not a Nobel price for natural history..
>Can somebody advice me what is the highest official recognise for natural
>history researchers.


>since all the scientific prizes are for
>indoor, laboratory, or easy sciences, with not a single one for the
>outdoor, historical, complex, or hard sciences

 ......however, Lorenz, Tinbergen & v.Frisch got the Nobel price for their
comparative studies on animal ethology in 1973!

Thomas Wehe

Zoological Institute
Department 5, Morphology
INF 230
69120 Heidelberg
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