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Trio wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry for research harnessing evolution

Oct 03, 2018 - 6:18 PM

(UPDATED) American scientists Frances Arnold and George Smith and British researcher Gregory Winter win the Nobel Chemistry Prize

NOBEL LAUREATES. Screen displays portraits of Frances H Arnold and George P Smith, both of the US, and Gregory P Winter of Great Britain during the announcement of the winners of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemestry at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences on October 3, 2018 in Stockholm. Photo by Jonas Ekstromer/ TT News Agency/AFP

US biochemist wins award for rewriting DNA to mimic evolution

May 24, 2016 - 9:12 PM

Her method of creating new proteins with desired properties is being used to convert renewable resources like sugar cane into biofuels and to improve everyday products such as laundry and dishwashing detergents

FRANCES ARNOLD. US President Barack Obama (R) awards the National Medal of Technology and Innovation to Dr. Frances Arnold (L), California Institute of Technology, in the East Room of the White House in Washington DC, USA, 01 February 2013. File photo by Michael Reynolds/EPA

Celebrity climate advocates use star power to boost UN talks

Dec 09, 2015 - 2:04 PM

The likes of Alec Baldwin and Leonardo DiCaprio are using their influence to magnify the significance of the global meeting in France

Actor Alec Baldwin speaking to a journalist at the sidelines of the UN climate change conference in Le Bourget, France, December 8, 2015. KD Suarez/Rappler