Tag Archives: Nobel Prize

10Dec/16

2016 Nobel Prize winners awarded in Sweden

This year’s Nobel Prize winners in the field of physics, chemistry, medicine, literature and economics receive their awards at a royal ceremony in Stockholm. Gavino Garay reports. Continue reading

05Oct/16

Molecular machines drive Nobel chemistry prize

The 2016 Nobel prize in chemistry goes to a trio of European scientists for developing groundbreaking ‘molecular machines’ that the selection committee says are as exciting as the electric motor was in the 1830s. Mana Rabiee reports.
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12Oct/15

Angus Deaton wins 2015 Nobel Prize for Economics

British economist Angus Deaton wins the 2015 Nobel Economics Prize.

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08Oct/15

Literature Nobel Prize winner Svetlana Alexievich’s publisher says she deserves the prize

The publishing director for Literature Nobel Prize winner Svetlana Alexievich says she deserves the prize because her books not only show real life in the former Soviet republics but are life itself.
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07Oct/15

DNA research deployed in war on cancer earns Nobel prize

Nobel Prize awarded for work into how cells repair DNA damage sheds light on new ways to fight cancer
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21Aug/15

British spies reveal file on Nobel winner Doris Lessing

Files reveal that Nobel-prize winning author Doris Lessing was placed under surveillance by the British intelligence services for more than 20 years.

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