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,...

Studies of Universe’s Expansion Win Physics Nobel

The 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to Americans Saul Perlmutter and Adam Riess and Brian Schmidt Austral-American “for the discovery of the accelerating expansion of the universe,” announced Tuesday the Nobel Committee in Stockholm. “They have studied...