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Female Nobel winner for physics a long time coming

World / Science & Health Oct 3, 2018

Female Nobel winner for physics a long time coming

When Canadian scientist Donna Strickland got the early morning call informing her she just won the Nobel Prize in physics, she could barely hide her amazement. Not just that she had clinched one of science's most prestigious honors — her pioneering work on laser pulses ...

Time travelers invited to Stephen Hawking send-off

World / Offbeat May 13, 2018

Time travelers invited to Stephen Hawking send-off

Stephen Hawking's family have invited time travelers to his memorial service, seeking to tackle one of the curiosities that eluded the British physicist during his extraordinary life. The world's most recognizable scientist died in March at age 76 after a lifetime spent probing the origins ...