Nobel Prize

FILE - In this Wednesday, July 4, 2012, file photo, Belgian physicist Francois Englert, left, and British physicist Peter Higgs answer a journalist's question about the Higgs boson at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Meyrin, near Geneva. Englert and Higgs were awarded the Nobel physics prize on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Keystone, Martial Trezzini, File)

Englert, Higgs win physics Nobel for particle mass

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Francois Englert of Belgium and Peter Higgs of Britain won the 2013 Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday for their theory on how the most basic building blocks of the universe acquire […]

10/08/2013

Images of James Rothman and Randy Schekman, of the United States, and German-born researcher Thomas Sudhof are projected on a screen, in Stockholm, Sweden, Monday, Oct. 7, 2013,  after they were announced as the winners of the 2013 Nobel Prize in medicine, for discoveries on how proteins and other materials are transported within cells. (AP Photo/ TT News Agency Janerik Henriksson)

2 Americans, German-American win Nobel in medicine

NEW YORK (AP) — Two Americans and a German-American won the Nobel Prize in medicine Monday for illuminating how tiny bubbles inside cells shuttle key substances around like a vast and highly efficient fleet of […]

10/07/2013

Dr. Philip Low

Philip Low on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with inventor and neurotechnologist Philip Low. The founder of NeuroVirgil, he has worked with Stephen Hawkings and was recently named as “A Scientist to Watch,” by The Scientist Magazine.

05/07/2013

Rita Levi Montalcini, Italian Nobel prize winner and senator for life in 2005. (AP Photo)

Nobel scientist Rita Levi-Montalcini dies in Rome

ROME (AP) — Rita Levi-Montalcini, a biologist who conducted underground research in defiance of Fascist persecution and went on to win a Nobel Prize for helping unlock the mysteries of the cell, died at her home in Rome on Sunday. She was 103.

12/30/2012

Transplant doc, Nobel winner Murray dies in Boston

  BOSTON (AP) — A doctor who performed the world’s first successful kidney transplant and won a Nobel Prize for his pioneering work has died in Boston. Dr. Joseph E. Murray was 93. Brigham and […]

11/26/2012

2 Americans win Nobel econ prize for match-making

STOCKHOLM (AP) – Two American scholars were awarded the Nobel economics prize on Monday for studies on the match-making that takes place when doctors are coupled up with hospitals, students with schools and human organs […]

10/15/2012

Eat more chocolate, win more Nobels?

(AP) – Take this with a grain of salt, or perhaps some almonds or hazelnuts: A study ties chocolate consumption to the number of Nobel Prize winners a country has and suggests it’s a sign […]

10/10/2012

2 US scientists win Nobel chemistry prize

STOCKHOLM (AP) – Two American researchers won the Nobel Prize in chemistry Wednesday for studies of protein receptors that let body cells sense and respond to outside signals like danger or the flavor of food. […]

10/10/2012

Nobel chemistry prize to be announced in Stockholm

  STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences will announce the winners of the 2012 Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday, capping this year’s science awards before the Nobel spotlight moves to literature […]

10/09/2012

US, French physicists win Nobel for quantum work

STOCKHOLM (AP) – A French-American duo shared the 2012 Nobel Prize in physics Tuesday for experiments on quantum particles that have already resulted in ultra-precise clocks and may one day help lead to computers many […]

10/09/2012

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