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Marie Curie, Pioneer and Double Nobel Prize Winner
Marie Curie was born on 7 November 1867, almost 150 years to the day. While a host of events are planned this year to celebrate her brilliant achievements, including a large exhibition at the...
Within the Kingdom of Lights
The Kastler-Brossel Laboratory is a ‘factory’ for Nobel Laureates, with more than its fair share of physicists well known for monumental discoveries. Following in the footsteps of Alfred Kastler,...
Jean-Pierre Sauvage, a Nobel for Molecular Machines
The French chemist Jean-Pierre Sauvage was awarded the Nobel Prize alongside J. Fraser Stoddart, from the UK and Bernard L. Feringa, from the Netherlands, for their work on molecular machines.
How Many Sexes Are There?
The Legacy of World War I
The Machine that Selected the Citizens of Athens
“Energy sobriety is not just a matter for individuals”
“Humans caused the overpopulation of wild boars”
Determining the role of climate change in extreme weather events