Britain Report Card

October 9, 2012 - 10:34 AM
In this undated photograph taken by Nobel prize winner Sir John Gurdon of his Eton College Summer 1949 report card, which describes his idea for becoming a scientist ' on his present showing that is quite ridiculous' . The report card indicates that he was at that stage bottom of his class. Gurdon went on to study Zoology at Cambridge won the 2012 Nobel Prize for Medicine which he shared with Japanese scientist Shinya Yamanaka, that was announced in Stockholm, Monday Oct. 8, 2012 .(AP Photo/John Gurdon)