Denis Mukwege, Nadia Murad Win 2018 Nobel Peace PrizeThey were awarded for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict.
US, British Scientists Win Nobel Prize In ChemistryThree researchers who "harnessed the power of evolution" to produce enzymes and antibodies that have led to new drugs and biofuels have been named winners of the Nobel Prize in chemistry.
American, Japanese Researchers Win Nobel Prize For Cancer ResearchThe Nobel Prize in medicine was awarded Monday to two researchers from the United States and Japan for advances in discovering how the body's immune system can fight off the scourge of cancer.
U.S. Scientists Win Nobel Prize For Detecting Ripples In UniverseThree U.S.-based scientists won the Nobel Physics Prize on Tuesday for detecting faint ripples flying through the universe — the gravitational waves predicted a century ago by Albert Einstein that provide a new understanding of the universe.
Bob Dylan Finally Claims Nobel PrizeBob Dylan has finally claimed his Nobel Prize for Literature.
Bob Dylan To Accept Nobel In Stockholm This WeekendDylan was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature and was characteristically mum about the honor.
Patti Smith Sings Bob Dylan At Nobel Prize Ceremony, With A Few HiccupsLegendary punk singer Patti Smith performed a tribute to Bob Dylan at a Nobel Prize ceremony that Dylan himself didn't attend.
Bob Dylan Says He’ll 'Probably' Go To The Nobel CeremonyBob Dylan has changed his tune about the Nobel Prize ceremony.
Nobel Academy Member: Bob Dylan's Silence 'Impolite And Arrogant'A member of the Swedish Academy that awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature to Bob Dylan says the American singer-songwriter's silence since receiving the honor is "impolite and arrogant."
Good Question: How Do You Win A Nobel Prize?What does it take to win a Nobel Prize? Good Question.
Borlaug, 'U' Grad & Green Revolution Pioneer, Immortalized At US CapitolThe father of the so-called Green Revolution has a permanent home in the U.S. Capitol. Lawmakers unveiled a statue of Norman Borlaug on Tuesday in a ceremony on what would have been his 100th birthday. The Iowa native and University of Minnesota graduate is credited with saving as many as 1 billion people from hunger by creating a type of wheat that was disease resistant and high-yielding.
'U' Graduate Among Economics Nobel Prize WinnersThree Americans won the Nobel prize for economics on Monday for developing methods to study trends in stock, bond and house prices — work that has changed the way people invest. One of the winners was University of Minnesota graduate Lars Peter Hanson.
Minn. Poet Bly Celebrates Friend's NobelAcclaimed Minnesota poet Robert Bly is helping celebrate the Nobel Prize for Literature claimed recently by his longtime friend, Sweden's Tomas Transtromer.
U Of M Applauds Former Faculty On Nobel WinThe University of Minnesota is congratulating two former teachers in its economics department for winning the 2011 Nobel prize for economics.
Good Question: What Does It Take To Win A Nobel Prize?Bob Dylan will wake up Thursday morning either in the company of John Steinbeck, Ernest Hemingway and Sinclair Lewis –- or denied again for his chance at the Nobel Prize for Literature. So how do you get a Nobel prize, anyway?