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Nov 24, 2017
Nobel literature academy entangled in #Metoo sex scandal as 18 women make sexual assault claimsSweden's prestigious literary scene was drawn into the fray with testimony of 18 women claiming to have been assaulted or raped by one of the most influential figures in Stockholm's cultural scene.
Oct 05, 2017
Nobel Peace Prize 2017 in Chemistry awarded to trio who developed cryo-electron microscopy to help see molecules clearlyIndeed, cryo-electron microscopy is already delivering results, such as the recent discovery of the structure of tau protein filaments in Alzheimer’s disease.
Oct 05, 2017
Kazuo Ishiguro, Japanese-born British author, wins 2017 Nobel Prize for LiteratureBritish author Kazuo Ishiguro, best known for his novel The Remains of the Day, won the Nobel Literature Prize on Thursday, the Swedish Academy said.
Oct 04, 2017
Trio take Nobel Prize in Chemistry for improved imaging of biomolecules; work may aid study on Zika virusThe Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson on Wednesday for their work on imaging molecules.
Jul 10, 2017
Google Doodle celebrates the 293rd birthday of Eva Ekeblad, who made alcohol from potatoesThanks to her discovery, Sweden got a taste of potatoes.
Apr 02, 2017
Bob Dylan finally accepts his Nobel Prize in Stockholm, reports Swedish mediaBob Dylan has finally accepted his Nobel literature award in a secret meeting with the Swedish Academy, which honoured him for his poetry.
Mar 29, 2017
Bob Dylan to finally receive Nobel Prize; will give taped lecture at a later dateMusic icon Bob Dylan will finally receive his Nobel Literature Prize this weekend at a meeting with the Swedish Academy in Stockholm, it was announced on Wednesday
Mar 28, 2017
Swedish Academy warns Bob Dylan to deliver speech to recieve Nobel prize moneyThe Swedish Academy has warned that Nobel literature laureate Bob Dylan has until 10 June to deliver the traditional Nobel lecture, in order to receive the eight million kronor (USD 910,000) that comes with the prize.
Oct 22, 2016
Bob Dylan mum after getting Nobel Prize, academy member calls his silence 'arrogant'Per Wastberg said Dylan's lack of reaction was predictable but disrespectful nonetheless.
Oct 12, 2015
Scottish economist Angus Deaton wins Nobel economics prize for analysis of poverty, welfareScottish economist Angus Deaton has won the Nobel memorial prize in economic sciences for "his analysis of consumption, poverty, and welfare," the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said Monday.