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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

Canadian Nobel physics laureate hails womens' progress

Oct 03, 2018 - 5:08 PM

Nobel prize winner Donna Strickland was praised 'for inspiring other women and young girls to dream without limits and pursue the careers of their choice'

NOBEL LAUREATE. Professor Dr. Donna Strickland is applauded during a news conference at the University of Waterloo to field questions about her shared Nobel Prize in Physics, October 2, 2018 in Waterloo, Canada. Photo by Cole Burston/Getty Images/AFP

Egypt bids farewell to Nobel prize-winning chemist

Aug 07, 2016 - 11:20 PM

Ahmed Zewail is laid to rest after being given military honors in Cairo

epa05461282 Egyptians carrying the coffin of Chemistry Nobel Prize laureate of 1999, Egyptian - US professor Ahmed Zewail during funeral in 6 October grave near Cairo 07 August 2016.Ahmed Zewail died in the US, aged 70. He won the Nobel Chemistry prize in 1999 for his study of chemical reaction in extremely short timescales, also known as Femtochemistry, to be the first Arab scientist to win the Nobel Prize EPA/HAZEM ABDEL HAMID EGYPT OUT

Mourners say farewell to Elie Wiesel in New York

Jul 04, 2016 - 10:24 AM

Mourners including world leaders pay tribute to Wiesel who died at the age of 87