2004 - Peace

DescriptionDaisuke Inoue of Hyogo, Japan, for inventing karaoke, thereby providing an entirely new wayfor people to learn to tolerate each other.
Reference"Orthopteran DCMD Neuron: A Reevaluation of Responses to Moving Objects. I. Selective Responses to Approaching Objects" F.C. Rind and P.J. Simmons, Journal of Neurophysiology, vol. 68, no. 5, November 1992, pp. 1654-66.
WinnersDaisuke Inoue