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Have you heard of CRISPR? The CRISPR-Cas9 genetic scissors, developed by scientists Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna, are a ground-breaking technology that can be used to edit genes. In just over a week we'll find out the recipients of the 2021 chemistry prize.
Origami cranes are a symbol of a world without nuclear weapons after a young girl in Hiroshima developed leukaemia and tried to fold 1000 in order to be granted a wish: In 2017 was awarded the Peace@nuclearbanPrize for their work to ban nuclear weapons.
Since 1901 the #NobelPeacePrize has been awarded 101 times, recognising individuals and organisations that have made our world a more peaceful place. This October see who will follow laureates like Martin Luther King Jr., awarded the prize for his campaign against racism.
BREAKING NEWS: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the 2020 #NobelPrize in Physics with one half to Roger Penrose and the other half jointly to Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez.
Marie Curie died of aplastic anaemia on 4 July 1934, a result of years of exposure to radiation through her work. Even today her laboratory notebook from 1899-1902, is radioactive and will be for 1,500 years.
BREAKING NEWS: The 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded to the American poet Louise Glück “for her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal.” #NobelPrize
Happy International Women's Day! We're celebrating the women who have changed the world. Here's all of the amazing women who have received the #NobelPrize and their remarkable achievements at the time of the award. Who are the women that inspire you the most? #IWD2020