Better Than Roses, Buy a Nobel Prize This Valentine's Day
Mullis won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1993, ten years after his invention of the Polymerase Chain Reaction, widely known as PCR. Essentially molecular photocopying, PCR is used to amplify and copy small pieces of DNA. It's widely used in medical ...
Malala not giving up on her mission to help girls
And then, the following October, while Malala was head-down in her morning chemistry class, she learned that the Nobel Peace Prize Committee had announced her as the youngest-ever winner. She shared the honor with Indian activist Kailash Satyarthi.
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Avelas co-founder Roger Tsien was a 2008 Nobel Prize winner in chemistry for his discoveries in fluorescing peptides. Phil Baran, a co-founder of Sirenas (previously known as Sirenas Marine Discovery) and a professor of chemistry at The Scripps ...
SNP MSP Bill Kidd named in anti-nuclear group's nomination for Nobel prize
The prize is named after Alfred Nobel - a chemist who invented dynamite. In his will, signed in 1895, the Swede bequeathed his fortune to a series of prizes to honour men and women for "outstanding achievements" in physics, chemistry, physiology or ...