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  1. News - World - SWEDEN

    Three Americans win Nobel Prize for economics

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 08:58pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Stockholm Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller win Nobel Prize for asset price forecast research Americans Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller won the Nobel Prize for economics on Monday for developing methods to study trends in stock, bond and housing markets. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said that through ...

  2. News - World - NOBEL PRIZE

    CERN lab also deserved Nobel Physics Prize, says judge

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Stockholm CERN lab should have shared prize, says judge The Nobel Prize in Physics should also have gone to the CERN laboratory in Switzerland, a member ... and Francois Englert of Belgium won the Nobel Prize for Physics for theoretical work on a particle that explains why the universe has substance. The presumed particle was discovered last year ...

  3. News - World

    Most Nobel science prizes awarded to ‘paradigm-shifting’ research

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 04:55pm

    ... Audrey Yoo audrey.yoo@scmp.com ‘Paradigm-shifting’ basic research has won most of the Nobel science prizes over the past three decades, says a South Korean think tank Most Nobel science ... of paradigm-shifting Nobel-winning research included that of Bertram N Brockhouse and Clifford G Shull, who won the physics prize in 1994 for pioneering the development of neutron scattering techniques, ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    US' turn to fear Nobel Peace Prize embarrassment

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... Frank Ching Frank Ching says this week's Peace Prize and Sakharov awards have got the US fearing the sort of embarrassment China used to dread Nobel nerves This year's Nobel ... Aung San Suu Kyi of Myanmar and Nelson Mandela of South Africa. The prize has never gone to an American. The outcome of this award may be even worse than the Nobel for the US: among those ...

  5. News - World - NOBEL PRIZE

    Americans, German win Nobel Prize for medicine for cell transport research

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 08:05pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Stockholm Trio awarded medicine prize for cell work Americans James Rothman and Randy Schekman and German-born researcher Thomas Suedhof won this year’s Nobel Prize ... hoping the Nobel prize will make a difference in receiving funding. The medicine prize kicked off this year’s Nobel announcements. The awards in physics, chemistry, literature, peace ...

  6. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria chemical weapons monitors awarded Nobel Peace Prize

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Oslo Nobel for chemical weapons body The global chemical weapons watchdog working to eliminate chemical arms stockpiles in Syria won the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize yesterday. ... this to the fore. The entire international community has been made aware of our work." Nobel Peace Prize committee head Thorbjoern Jagland said the award was a reminder to nations such as the US ...

  7. News - World - LITERATURE

    Canadian short-story author Alice Munro wins Nobel Prize for Literature

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 07:33pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Stockholm First Canadian awarded the prize says honour will not change her decision to stop writing 'Master of the short story' Alice Munro wins Nobel Canada's Alice Munro won the Nobel Prize for literature yesterday for her short stories that focus on the frailties of the human condition. She is just the 13th woman to win the coveted award ...

  8. News - World

    How do Nobel laureates spend their prize money?

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 11:35am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Nobel laureates sometimes display as much ingenuity when deciding how to spend their prize money as they did on the work that won them the award in the first place. When Sir Paul Nurse won the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 2001, he decided to upgrade his motorbike. A fellow winner in 1993, Richard Roberts, installed a croquet lawn in front of his house. ...

  9. News - World

    Nobel economists are masters of theory, if not of practice

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 04:01pm by Agence France-Presse in Stockholm

    ... Agence France-Presse in Stockholm Recipient will have no guarantee of winning over policymakers Winning the Nobel Prize for Economics brings great prestige, but there is no guarantee the recipient will win over policymakers, the real practitioners of the dismal science. The award, officially Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, will be awarded ...

  10. News - World - Chemistry

    Trio win Nobel Chemistry Prize for computer modelling work

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 06:02pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Stockholm Their research helps scientists develop programmes that unveil chemical processes Trio win Nobel for computer modelling work Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel won this year's Nobel Prize in chemistry yesterday for laying the foundation for the computer models used to understand and predict chemical processes. The Royal Swedish ...




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