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Enrico Fermi, born #OTD in 1901, was awarded the #NobelPrize in Physics in 1938. He was awarded the prize for using neutron irradiation to demonstrate the existence of new radioactive elements, and for his related discovery of nuclear reactions brought about by slow neutrons.
Hasselmann shared the 2021 physics prize with Manabe and Giorgio Parisi. Read more about the 2021 physics prize here:
As we approach the Nobel Prize announcements, watch Nobel Peace Prize laureate 2014 Kailash Satyarthi talk about taking the first step to becoming a leader. Satyarthi was awarded the peace prize jointly with Malala Yousafzai for their struggle against the suppression of children.
It was thought that stress was the cause of gastric ulcers. But laureate Barry Marshall, suspected they were caused by a bacterium, Helicobacter pylori. When Marshall's theory was met with resistance he decided to experiment on himself, ultimately proving his theory correct.
BREAKING NEWS: The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize to Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov for their efforts to safeguard freedom of expression, which is a precondition for democracy and lasting peace. #NobelPrize #NobelPeacePrize
BREAKING NEWS: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the 2021 #NobelPrize in Physics to Syukuro Manabe, Klaus Hasselmann and Giorgio Parisi “for groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of complex physical systems.”