Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to physicists from Japan and Canada
4/5 2011 physics Nobel physics laureates, from left: Adam G. Riess of the United States, Saul Perlmutter of the United States and Australia's Brian P. Schmidt. Saul Perlmutter, Brian P Schmidt and Adam Riess were handed the accolade in 2011 for showing ...
Backgrounder: Latest winners of Nobel Prize in Physics
2011: Saul Perlmutter (U.S.), Brian P. Schmidt (U.S. and Australia) and Adam G. Riess (U.S.). 2010: Andre Geim (Britain), Konstantin Novoselov (Britain). 2009: Charles K. Kao (Britain and U.S.), Willard S. Boyle (U.S. and Canada) and George E. Smith (U ...
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The Guardian (blog)
The 2011 physics prize was jointly awarded to Saul Perlmutter, Adam G. Riess and Brian P. Schmidt for the separate 1998 discovery of the accelerating expansion of the universe through observations of distant supernovae. Now that's what I call looking hard.
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