Nobel prizes

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The Code Breaker by Walter Isaacson review – a science page-turner
Designer babies and ethical quicksand ... The biographer of Steve Jobs tells the story of Jennifer Doudna and the development of gene-editing

Laura Spinney

11, Mar, 2021 @7:30 AM

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Jack Steinberger obituary
Nobel prizewinning scientist whose work played a significant role in the development of modern particle physics theory

Frank Close

11, Jan, 2021 @5:58 PM

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Knock knock, who's there? The Nobel prize for economics
Paul Milgrom could not be roused in the middle of the night when news broke, so his fellow winner, Bob Wilson, had to go and wake him up

Helen Sullivan

13, Oct, 2020 @12:32 AM

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US game theory specialists win Nobel prize in economics
Paul R Milgrom and Robert B Wilson awarded prize 26 years after game theory scholar John Nash

Phillip Inman

12, Oct, 2020 @4:50 PM

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Three scientists share Nobel prize in physics for work on black holes
Roger Penrose says win, shared with Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez, ‘is in some ways a distraction’

Nicola Davis Science correspondent

06, Oct, 2020 @1:58 PM

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Nobel prize in medicine awarded to US-UK trio for work on hepatitis C
Harvey Alter, Michael Houghton, Charles Rice share 10m Swedish kronor prize

Ian Sample Science editor

05, Oct, 2020 @4:32 PM

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Sir Paul Nurse: 'The UK has taken a leap several decades into the past'
The Nobel prize-winning scientist on Covid-19 and the burden of Brexit

Andrew Anthony

15, Aug, 2020 @4:00 PM

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Radioactive review – Marie Curie biopic fast-forwards to Hiroshima
Rosamund Pike plays the physicist with dignity and froideur in this respectful drama that shows her brilliant discoveries – and their effects

Peter Bradshaw

15, Jun, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Nobel prize winner demonstrates the best way to apologize
Unfortunately there aren’t Nobel prizes for good apologies – but Dr Frances Arnold’s words should be an example to all of us

Poppy Noor

06, Jan, 2020 @5:29 PM

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Leslie Baruch Brent obituary
Immunologist whose groundbreaking work helped provide the basis for organ transplantation

Caroline Richmond

02, Jan, 2020 @5:47 PM

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Nobel winner Peter Handke avoids genocide controversy in speech
Literature laureate accused of supporting Slobodan Milošević gives inaugural lecture

Vanessa Thorpe Arts and media correspondent

07, Dec, 2019 @7:40 PM

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Ellen DeGeneres: should we judge her by the company she keeps? | Rebecca Nicholson
Mixing with George W Bush doesn’t exactly enhance her liberal credentials

Rebecca Nicholson

12, Oct, 2019 @2:43 PM

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