Fun Facts

September 14, 2011 | Comments Off on Fun Facts

Rita’s Schedule for the present: Wake up at 5AM Eat one meal a day – lunch Go to bed at 11PM During the time that she’s not eating of sleeping, Rita goes to her laboratory to check up on her all female team working on her Nobel Prize winning work. Rita Levi-Montalcini has a foundation […]

Nobel Prize Autobiography

September 13, 2011 | Comments Off on Nobel Prize Autobiography

Rita Levi-Montalcini wrote this autobiography for the official Nobel Prize website. Visit for more information and a live interview with Levi-Montalcini.  My twin sister Paola and I were born in Turin on April 22, 1909, the youngest of four children. Our parents were Adamo Levi, an electrical engineer and gifted mathematician, and Adele Montalcini, a talented […]

Hello world!

September 1, 2011 | 1 Comment

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