People in science

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Simon Altmann obituary
Other lives: Scientist who taught at Oxford University and in his native Buenos Aires

Andrew Coulson

12, Jan, 2023 @8:05 PM

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Tom Marsh obituary
Astronomer who explored how a white dwarf star and a normal one can interact to provide surges in brightness or a supernova

Michael Rowan-Robinson

26, Dec, 2022 @11:41 AM

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Peter Hermon obituary
Computer pioneer whose business software revolutionised route planning, scheduling and bookings for international air travel

Georgina Ferry

25, Nov, 2022 @5:18 PM

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Donald Perkins obituary
Physicist who played a key role from the birth of particle physics in the 1940s to the discovery of the Higgs boson

Frank Close

22, Nov, 2022 @6:37 PM

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Tom Meade obituary
Epidemiologist whose research into the role of blood in heart disease paved the way for new targeted treatments

Penny Warren

22, Nov, 2022 @3:55 PM

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Behind this Nobel prize is a very human story: there’s a bit of Neanderthal in all of us | Rebecca Wragg Sykes
Svante Pääbo deserves his accolade – palaeogenetics is an expanding field that tells us who we are, says archaeologist Rebecca Wragg Sykes

Rebecca Wragg Sykes

10, Oct, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Three ‘click chemistry’ scientists share Nobel prize
Carolyn Bertozzi, Morten Meldal and double winner Barry Sharpless devised way to click molecules together

Ian Sample Science editor

05, Oct, 2022 @10:13 AM

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Three scientists share physics Nobel prize for quantum mechanics work
Alain Aspect, John F Clauser and Anton Zeilinger win prize for work on phenomenon Einstein described as ‘spooky action at a distance’

Nicola Davis Science correspondent

04, Oct, 2022 @1:19 PM

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Swedish geneticist wins Nobel prize for Neanderthal research
Svante Pääbo receives 2022 award in physiology or medicine for genome discoveries including Neanderthals

Linda Geddes Science correspondent

03, Oct, 2022 @12:25 PM

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‘I’m very pleased we’ve got the same name’: Brian Cox meets Brian Cox
The actor Brian Cox used to be irked by the success of his upstart namesake. Now, for the first time, he and Prof Brian Cox talk science, Succession and what Shakespeare and black holes have in common

Rich Pelley

23, Jul, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Neil Faulkner obituary
Archaeologist who explored the histories of a Norfolk village and of TE Lawrence in the Middle East

Jan Woolf

15, Mar, 2022 @5:42 PM

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Milica Brozović obituary
Other lives: Haematologist whose work improved the screening and treatment of sickle cell disease

Branko Brozović

07, Mar, 2022 @6:46 PM

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