nobel prize Tag Archive

No-deal Brexit could kill science


Could leaving the EU without a deal effectively push back science by ages? Some eminent personalities in the scientific world seem to think so....

Nobel or nobbled? Peter Handke’s controversial Nobel Prize win


Victoria Osho tells us her thoughts on Peter Handke's controversial Nobel prize win. ...

Women in the Nobels (or lack thereof)


Dr Donna Strickland was the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize in Physics since 1963. Why? ...

‘Optical Tweezers’ awarded with Nobel Prize in Physics


Three physicists receive the Nobel Prize in Physics for using laser technology to create 'optical tweezers' that can work on the atomic level. ...

A Nobel Prize-worthy treatment for cancer


The 2018 Nobel Prize in Medicine was awarded to two immunologists for their groundbreaking work on cancer immunotherapy. ...

Is there a lack of diversity in Nobel Prize winners?


Jess Herbert discusses issues of diversity surrounding the recent Nobel Prize in Literature nominations. ...