nobel prize 2013

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Canadian author Alice Munro won the 2013 Nobel Prize In Literature on Thursday for "her finely tuned storytelling."
Munro, who is best known for her short stories, was hailed by the Academy as a "master of the contemporary story." More from
Francois Englert and Peter W. Higgs won the 2013 Nobel Prize For Physics on Tuesday for their research into the Higgs boson particle, nicknamed the "God particle."
James Rothman, Randy Schekman and Thomas Sudhof jointly won the 2013 Nobel Prize For Physiology or Medicine on Monday.
Because chemical reactions occur so quickly, they're often difficult for scientists to see and understand. In the 1970s, the
Dr. Susan Jarvi, an associate professor at the university's campus in Hilo, said that because a big chunk of her work is
Englert, a Belgian theoretical physicist, and Higgs, a British physicist, earned the prestigious prize for "the theoretical
The Nobel committee said Schekman discovered a set of genes that were required for vesicle transport, while Rothman revealed
When the new prizes are announced this coming week, it will be a cause to celebrate. But it is also an occasion to reflect. In judging the merits of scientific work, we should be blind to the sex of the researcher.