Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

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A stamp featuring Biochemist Gerty Cori, who together with her husband won a Nobel Prize in 1947 for discovering how the body processes glycogen. Chemists found a small flaw in the drawing of the “cori ester” molecule, a derivative of glycogen discovered by Gerty, but the US Postal Service will issue the stamp anyway, in March.

Image: United States Postal Service [post box sized view].