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@NobelPrize

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The official Twitter feed of the Nobel Prize @NobelPrize #NobelPrize

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Remembering John Cockcroft, born #OnThisDay in 1897, who together with Ernest Walton split the lithium atom with a proton beam. They shared the 1951 #NobelPrize in Physics for their pioneering work on transmutation of atomic nuclei. Read more on Cockcroft: https://t.co/SFkjLcqpIt https://t.co/kqyegA9eNV

Remembering John Cockcroft, born #OnThisDay in 1897, who together with Ernest Walton split the lithium atom with a proton beam. They shared the 1951 #NobelPrize in Physics for their pioneering work on transmutation of atomic nuclei. Read more on Cockcroft: https://t.co/SFkjLcqpIt https://t.co/kqyegA9eNV

“We need to celebrate women physicists because they’re out there… I’m honoured to be one of those women."

Happy 61st birthday to Donna Strickland. In 2018, she became the third woman to receive the #NobelPrize in Physics.

Learn more: https://t.co/8BjoKMIv6t https://t.co/pgQIpIsMU7

“We need to celebrate women physicists because they’re out there… I’m honoured to be one of those women." Happy 61st birthday to Donna Strickland. In 2018, she became the third woman to receive the #NobelPrize in Physics. Learn more: https://t.co/8BjoKMIv6t https://t.co/pgQIpIsMU7

The first letter of the genetic code was cracked #OTD in 1961 at 3am by Marshall Nirenberg (right) and Heinrich Matthaei (left) at the @NIH. 

Nirenberg shared the 1968 Medicine Prize with Har Gobind Khorana and Robert Holley for their work on the genetic code.

#NobelPrize https://t.co/1jxQzVe6C3

The first letter of the genetic code was cracked #OTD in 1961 at 3am by Marshall Nirenberg (right) and Heinrich Matthaei (left) at the @NIH. Nirenberg shared the 1968 Medicine Prize with Har Gobind Khorana and Robert Holley for their work on the genetic code. #NobelPrize https://t.co/1jxQzVe6C3

How was the universe formed? For teachers and students looking to explore new ways of teaching and learning, we've created a free interactive lesson on the 2019 #NobelPrize in Physics - and the history of our universe: https://t.co/eB8QxZH87q https://t.co/KUWDJYAb54

Take a look at Marie Skłodowska Curie's Nobel Prize diploma from 1911.

Did you know that each diploma is a unique work of art where the design is decided by the prize-awarding bodies? 

Learn more about the #NobelPrize diplomas: https://t.co/Om75Adu4V4 https://t.co/SidceLJ63u

Take a look at Marie Skłodowska Curie's Nobel Prize diploma from 1911. Did you know that each diploma is a unique work of art where the design is decided by the prize-awarding bodies? Learn more about the #NobelPrize diplomas: https://t.co/Om75Adu4V4 https://t.co/SidceLJ63u

As a young scientist Ada Yonath took on a challenge that others considered hopeless - mapping the structure of the ribosome - and persevered until she succeeded. Her work has led to new antibiotics and a better understanding of antibiotic resistance. https://t.co/ZxJimkqfJx

Professor Kostya Novoselov is winner of the @NobelPrize for his work isolating the properties of #graphene with Andre Geim at Manchester in 2004. Watch a Q&A with Kostya from 12 noon on Wednesday, 27 May: https://t.co/qTumWF1SFv https://t.co/D686nEboKk

#OTD 152 years ago, Alfred Nobel obtained a U.S. patent on dynamite. The Swedish inventor and entrepreneur Alfred Nobel had acquired 355 patents worldwide when he died in 1896.

In his last will, he left much of his wealth to the establishment of the Nobel Prize. https://t.co/2mt4Xh5Z5a

#OTD 152 years ago, Alfred Nobel obtained a U.S. patent on dynamite. The Swedish inventor and entrepreneur Alfred Nobel had acquired 355 patents worldwide when he died in 1896. In his last will, he left much of his wealth to the establishment of the Nobel Prize. https://t.co/2mt4Xh5Z5a

“When women are destroyed, it’s not a women’s question. It’s a human question.” Denis Mukwege was awarded the 2018 #NobelPeacePrize for his work fighting against the use of sexual violence in war. https://t.co/KuHMKj5YvO

Jack Steinberger turns 99 years old today - join us in sending him the warmest birthday wishes. 

Steinberger, Leon Lederman and Melvin Schwartz shared the #NobelPrize in Physics in 1988 after proving the existence of the muon neutrino.

Read more: https://t.co/VuK247mGES https://t.co/Ad7c43VBKw

Jack Steinberger turns 99 years old today - join us in sending him the warmest birthday wishes. Steinberger, Leon Lederman and Melvin Schwartz shared the #NobelPrize in Physics in 1988 after proving the existence of the muon neutrino. Read more: https://t.co/VuK247mGES https://t.co/Ad7c43VBKw

Celebrating Africa Day and all our African Nobel Laureates, including Kofi Annan, Wangari Maathai, Nelson Mandela, Leymah Gbowee and Denis Mukwege who have all been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.

#AfricaDay https://t.co/yFEnDITygM
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Celebrating Africa Day and all our African Nobel Laureates, including Kofi Annan, Wangari Maathai, Nelson Mandela, Leymah Gbowee and Denis Mukwege who have all been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. #AfricaDay https://t.co/yFEnDITygM

The man behind the 'Zeeman effect': Pieter Zeeman, born #OTD 1865, awarded the 1902 Nobel Prize in Physics for his research into the influence of magnetism upon radiation phenomena. 

Photo: Albert Einstein and Paul Ehrenfest visiting Zeeman at his laboratory in Amsterdam, 1920s. https://t.co/RkdJULQhzB

The man behind the 'Zeeman effect': Pieter Zeeman, born #OTD 1865, awarded the 1902 Nobel Prize in Physics for his research into the influence of magnetism upon radiation phenomena. Photo: Albert Einstein and Paul Ehrenfest visiting Zeeman at his laboratory in Amsterdam, 1920s. https://t.co/RkdJULQhzB

"I was affected in this way for a very long period of time, like 25 years, so it was quite a portion of a life's history."

On #WorldSchizophreniaDay we remember Nobel Laureate John Nash, “a mathematical genius”, awarded the Prize in Economic Sciences for his work on game theory. https://t.co/3I9ZAdSy7O

"I was affected in this way for a very long period of time, like 25 years, so it was quite a portion of a life's history." On #WorldSchizophreniaDay we remember Nobel Laureate John Nash, “a mathematical genius”, awarded the Prize in Economic Sciences for his work on game theory. https://t.co/3I9ZAdSy7O

Happy birthday to Literature Laureate Bob Dylan, awarded the #NobelPrize "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition." https://t.co/MsL4oBY81L

Happy birthday to Literature Laureate Bob Dylan, awarded the #NobelPrize "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition." https://t.co/MsL4oBY81L

"You've got to break the rules."

Happy birthday to Fraser Stoddart, @sirfrasersays, here celebrating his #NobelPrize with his grandchildren and friends' children.

Stoddart was awarded the prize for designing tiny molecular machines. Read more: https://t.co/hhkXTks2EK https://t.co/dBkpCdu876

"You've got to break the rules." Happy birthday to Fraser Stoddart, @sirfrasersays, here celebrating his #NobelPrize with his grandchildren and friends' children. Stoddart was awarded the prize for designing tiny molecular machines. Read more: https://t.co/hhkXTks2EK https://t.co/dBkpCdu876

As a young woman during World War I, Irène Joliot-Curie (left) worked with her mother Marie Curie (right) to provide mobile X-ray units for wounded soldiers.

Irène later shared the 1935 #NobelPrize in Chemistry with her husband Frédéric Joliot. https://t.co/YmKmzuRuwq

As a young woman during World War I, Irène Joliot-Curie (left) worked with her mother Marie Curie (right) to provide mobile X-ray units for wounded soldiers. Irène later shared the 1935 #NobelPrize in Chemistry with her husband Frédéric Joliot. https://t.co/YmKmzuRuwq

Remembering the only person who has received the #NobelPrize in Physics twice - John Bardeen. 

Bardeen was born #OnThisDay in 1908. He received the Physics Prize in 1956 for the discovery of the transistor effect and in 1972 for developing the theory of superconductivity. https://t.co/c81Uj5dcO0

Remembering the only person who has received the #NobelPrize in Physics twice - John Bardeen. Bardeen was born #OnThisDay in 1908. He received the Physics Prize in 1956 for the discovery of the transistor effect and in 1972 for developing the theory of superconductivity. https://t.co/c81Uj5dcO0

Today we remember John Nash, who died alongside his wife four years ago in a car crash. Nash, who inspired the film 'A Beautiful Mind', was awarded the Prize in Economic Sciences in 1994 for his work on game theory.

#NobelPrize https://t.co/wZ66AJni9E

Today we remember John Nash, who died alongside his wife four years ago in a car crash. Nash, who inspired the film 'A Beautiful Mind', was awarded the Prize in Economic Sciences in 1994 for his work on game theory. #NobelPrize https://t.co/wZ66AJni9E

Peace Laureate and gynaecologist Denis Mukwege treats women with injuries as a result of rape, one of them being obstetric fistula. Women with fistula are often left deeply injured, traumatised and stigmatised by their communities. 

#InternationalDayToEndObstetricFistula https://t.co/WOlkrPyK7a

Peace Laureate and gynaecologist Denis Mukwege treats women with injuries as a result of rape, one of them being obstetric fistula. Women with fistula are often left deeply injured, traumatised and stigmatised by their communities. #InternationalDayToEndObstetricFistula https://t.co/WOlkrPyK7a

“I honestly believe that music can bring people together. Music is a universal language.” Follow the South African MIAGI orchestra, inspired by Peace Laureate @NelsonMandela, in their aim to overcome decades of division through the power of music. https://t.co/xgTBMIy96p

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