#Nobel Prize

Nobel Prize in Physics – How was first exoplanet around a sun-like star discovered?

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The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded for “contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos”. Half the prize went to...

Nobel Prize In Physics – Meet James Peebles, master of the universe

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During the press conference in which he was revealed as one of the winners of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics, James (Jim) Peebles was asked to point to a...

Nobel Prize In Chemistry – Scientists who created a rechargeable world awarded Nobel Prize

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Three pioneers of the lithium-ion battery revolution - John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino - have been made Nobel laureates for developments that sparked a portable tech...

This years Nobel Prize should be the start of making women scientists more visible

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Until this year, only 19 women had won a Nobel Prize for science – just 3% of the total winners. But the Nobel Committee’s decision to recognise Donna Strickland and...

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded jointly to three physicists

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This year the Nobel Prize committee has jointly awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics to Arthur Ashkin, Gérard Mourou, and Donna Strickland for groundbreaking work in laser physics. Arthur...

2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded for discoveries in DNA repair

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Tomas Lindahl, Paul Modrich and Aziz Sancar were named as the winners of the prestigious Prize in Stockholm, Sweden. The trio’s work looked into how the body repairs damaged DNA....