The 2017 Nobel Prizes: Biological Clocks and Microscopy

Last week, the recipients of the 2017 Nobel Prizes were announced. We take a closer look at the winners of the Physiology and Chemistry Awards, whose breakthroughs change the way we study sleep, and allow us to look at microscopic biological systems in a new way. Continue reading

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry: Molecular Machines, Explained

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry goes to Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir Fraser Stoddart, and Ben Feringa.

In this episode of Speaking of Chemistry, we look at how three molecular machinists earned this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

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2014 Nobel Prize In Chemistry for Microscopy

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Nobel Prize In Chemistry Rewards Thinking Very, Very Small

nobel prize in chemThe Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2014 was awarded jointly to Eric Betzig, Stefan W. Hell and William E. Moerner “for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy”.

 

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