The Nobel Prize Blog
11/12/2018 - 10:14 PM
?It is truly an amazing feeling when you know that you have built something that no one else ever has and it actually works,? said Donna Strickland, only the third woman to win the physics prize.
11/12/2018 - 06:38 PM
Paul Romer had a doubly big day: he was married to Caroline Weber in the morning and then accepted a Nobel Prize in the evening.
10/12/2018 - 04:28 PM
At an awards ceremony, Nadia Murad and Dr. Denis Mukwege bluntly condemned global inaction over the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war.
30/11/2018 - 10:59 PM
Born in Lithuania, raised in South Africa and working in Britain, he made large strides in understanding the structure of proteins, DNA and more.
30/11/2018 - 01:27 AM
The scribblings of a brilliant 20th-century physicist show that he did not get everything right on the first try, either.
24/10/2018 - 09:10 PM
Dr. Shimomura isolated a green-glowing protein from jellyfish. It became a major element of biological research, lighting up the inner workings of cells.
17/10/2018 - 05:14 PM
In this week's climate newsletter, we've got some news about beer and a tip about taking the bus.
12/10/2018 - 10:23 AM
Ms. Condé is the author of ?I, Tituba: Black Witch of Salem,? ?Segu,? ?Windward Heights? and other emotionally complex novels that reach across history and cultures.
10/10/2018 - 07:55 PM
A Nobel laureate, he discovered the structure of a huge molecule crucial to translating genetic information into the proteins that make up living matter.
10/10/2018 - 04:52 PM
Also, two economists win the Nobel in economic science for their work on climate change.