Happy 225! Celebrating the rich history of Delaware County
The Delaware County Daily Times
... of Drexel Hill, who in October 2000, was selected by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences to receive the Nobel Prize in chemistry along with former colleagues Alan J. Heeger and Hideki Shirakawa for their work with plastics as conductors of ...
Japan Team Wins Ig Nobel Prize for Proving Banana Peels Are Slippery
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Multiple Japanese researchers have won the Ig Nobel prize over the past years. In 2011, a team of researchers won the chemistry prize for inventing a fire alarm that uses wasabi odor to alert people with hearing disabilities or those who are sleeping.
Ig Nobels to Honor the Hilarious Side of Science on Thursday
Much like its slightly more famous counterpart, the Nobel Prize, the Ig Nobel Prize is bestowed upon those who have recently made significant contributions in such fields as chemistry, physics and biology. However, Ig Nobels tend to go to scientists ...
In Israel, September is Nobel Season
In the build-up to last year's Nobel announcement, many predicted that Hebrew University professor Howard Cedar would win the prize for either Medicine or Chemistry. From 2002 to 2012, the Thomson-Reuters Corporation had accurately predicted every ...