Nobel Prize

Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer won the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences on Monday.
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The Norwegian Nobel Institute also praised the “important reforms” that Ethiopia’s prime minister has launched at home.
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Two Nobel Prizes in literature were announced after the 2018 literature award was postponed following sex abuse allegations that rocked the Swedish Academy.
“They gave one to Obama immediately upon his ascent to the presidency, and he had no idea why he got it," the president said Monday.
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Timothy Greenfield-Sanders spoke to HuffPost in June about his film that pays homage to the prolific author, "Toni Morrison: Pieces I Am."
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The author, who died Monday at age 88, knew language isn’t limitless. But she wrote like it was.
Morrison, who dedicated her career to centering the lives and histories of African Americans, won both the Nobel Prize in Literature and the Pulitzer Prize.
"The Late Show" host also accused the president of "leaning into the evil" with his administration's new policy for unaccompanied immigrant children.
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The new jerseys honored women such as Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai and singer Beyoncé.
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He said in a documentary that he finds "no joy" in what he said are the differences in intelligence between blacks and whites.
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This year's prize was awarded for research "about innovation, climate and economic growth."
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The Congolese doctor and Yazidi activist won for their work to eliminate the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war.
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Leon Lederman coined the phrase "God particle."
This year's chemistry prize was all about "harnessing the power of evolution."
Strickland is only the third woman to have won the physics prize.
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Jean-Claude Arnault, an influential figure in the Nobel Prize in Literature circle, was sentenced to two years in jail.
Their work constitutes “a landmark in our fight against cancer.”
Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell is creating a scholarship for women, refugees and minorities to study physics.
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The couple was last seen at their home in West Lafayette, Indiana, near the Purdue University campus where Ei-Ichi is a professor of chemistry.
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"We have avoided nuclear war not through prudent leadership but good fortune," said Beatrice Fihn, at the award ceremony in Oslo.