• The Complete List: The Nobel Prize 2018 Laureates

    The Complete List: The Nobel Prize 2018 Laureates0

    See the full list of the Nobel Prize Laureates in 2018. Physiology or Medicine James P Allison Tasuku Honjo “for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation.” Physics Arthur Ashkin “for the optical tweezers and their application to biological systems” Gerard Mourou Donna Strickland “for their method of generating high-intensity, ultra-short

  • Nobel Prize for Medicine and Psychology

    Nobel Prize for Medicine and Psychology0

    … and the 2012 Nobel Prize for Medicine or Psychology goes to: John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka, for their discovery that “mature cells can be reprogrammed to become pluripotent.”   The announcement came just minutes ago from the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, which awarded the joint prize to Gurdon, who made a key discovery in 1962,

  • Quote of the Day: David Douglass

    Quote of the Day: David Douglass0

    It is disappointing and embarrassing to the science profession that some Nobel Laureates would deliberately use their well deserved scientific reputations and hold themselves out as experts in other fields. From an article entitled ‘About Those Nobel Laureates…’, published in TCS Daily on July 1, 2004. Photo via The Editorial Times