Nobel Prize winner speaks at ND Forum event
“We need all students, whatever their future careers are going to be, to be able to think about science more like scientists do,” Nobel Prize winner Carl Wieman said as he urged Notre Dame to take a second look at education during Monday's Notre Dame ...
He was a jolly good fellow
The Rakyat Post
AMONG world-famous physicists, Ernest Rutherford was a rare case in that a farm boy from New Zealand made his scientific fortune in England and later ranked among the proud recipients of the Nobel Prize … in Chemistry! His mother was a school teacher ...
There's a lot of energy inside Fermi Lab
Chicago Daily Herald
Kids participate in Family Open House at Fermilab, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, a Department of Energy-sponsored science center in Batavia named for Nobel Prize-winning particle physicist Enrico Fermi. Courtesy of Fermilab. Hope Babowice.
Quasicrystals and the Whimsy of Nature
New York Times
“There is no such thing as quasicrystals,” said Linus C. Pauling, the winner of two Nobel Prizes, “only quasi scientists.” Then a Japanese scientist, An-Pang Tsai, at Tohoku University, discovered a new alloy made of iron, copper and aluminum — “the ...