Creators of nanoscopy receive Nobel Prize in Chemistry

The American scientists Eric Betzig and William E. Moerner and the German Stefan W. Hell have been awarded with the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the development of a high resolution microscope. Stefan Hell, 51, discovered the high resolution microscopy called STED (Stimulated...

Inventors of LED bulbs receive Nobel Prize in Physics

The Japanese Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano and American born in Japan Shuji Nakamura, were honored this Tuesday with the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics for inventing the LED bulbs, energy savers. Isamu Akasaki, 85, was awarded together with two younger researchers, Hiroshi Amano,...

Nobel prize winner, Doris Lessing passed away

British writer, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2007, died yesterday at the age of 94. Lessing, considered one of the most influential writers of the last century, wrote more than 50 novels that ranged from political issues to dabble into science fiction. At 88, she...

Literature Nobel Prize was given to Canadian writer

This morning, Canadian author Alice Munro received the Nobel Prize in Literature for her stories about the problems, loves and tragedies of women in small towns that turned her into “master of the contemporary short stories.” The writer, 82, who began writing in her...

2013 Nobel Prizes were delivered

In Sweden was designated the delivery of the 2013 Nobel Prize for medicine and physics, and there is still expectation for the other winners in Chemistry, Literature and Economics, and the renowned Nobel Peace Prize. This year American scientists James E. Rothman, Randy W....
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Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley win the 2012 Nobel Prize in Economics

This morning, the Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm announced the winners of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Economics, americans Alvin E. Roth and Lloyd S. Shapley. The academy said the two professors were awarded for his studies of the economic markets, their design  and...
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Controversy over the EU award for Nobel Peace

This year the Nobel Committee awarded the Peace Prize to the European Union (EU) for its “successful efforts” in the struggle for peace, reconciliation, democracy and human rights on the continent. However, this decision was the subject of controversy for several...

European Union Wins Nobel Peace Prize

This Friday, the Norwegian Commission, the one that gives the more important and renowned award of Peace in the world informed that the prize will be given to the European Union for its six decades of contribution to “the advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and...
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