Published: Oct 12, 2021
MANILA, Philippines — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s office on Monday congratulated journalist Maria Ressa for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, calling it “a victory for a Filipina” for which it was happy to see.
Published: Oct 10, 2021
Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah has just been announced as the recipient of this years Nobel Prize in Literature "for his uncompromising and compassionate penetration of the effects of colonialism and the fate of the refugee in the gulf between cultures and continents."
Published: Oct 07, 2021
The Nobel Prize in chemistry was awarded Wednesday to two scientists who built a tool for constructing molecules in a cheap, environmentally friendly way, allowing researchers to more easily make products including pharmaceuticals.
Published: Oct 06, 2021
The Nobel Prize in physics was awarded Tuesday to scientists Syukuro Manabe of the United States and Klaus Hasselmann of Germany for laying the foundation of our knowledge of the Earths climate and how humanity influences it, including by reliably predicting global warming.
Published: Oct 08, 2020
A pair of scientists - Jennifer Doudna, a biochemist at the University of California at Berkeley, and Emmanuelle Charpentier, a French microbiologist - won the 2020 Nobel Prize in chemistry Wednesday for their work developing a revolutionary gene-editing tool that can change the DNA of plants and animals with extraordinary precision.
Published: Oct 05, 2020
The 2020 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine was awarded Monday to researchers from the U.S. and U.K. whose discoveries made a major contribution to the fight against blood-borne hepatitis, a major global health problem that causes cirrhosis and liver cancer.
Published: Apr 30, 2018
Coral, one of the top British bookmakers, has Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un as favourites – at 2/1 odds – to win the Nobel Peace Prize this year. They’re ahead of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Saudi activist Raif Badawi, Pope Francis and other potential winners.
Published: Oct 02, 2017
Stockholm - US geneticists Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young were awarded the Nobel Medicine Prize Monday for shedding light on the internal biological clock that governs the wake-sleep cycles of most living things.
Published: Sep 28, 2017
STOCKHOLM - The 2017 Nobel season opens next week with all eyes on the two most anticipated prizes: literature, after last year's shock award to Bob Dylan, and peace, as tensions rise over nuclear concerns in North Korea and Iran.