Post Tagged with: "Nobel prize"

And the winner of the bid (oops Nobel) is…..

And the winner of the bid (oops Nobel) is…..

You might have come across auctions at some point in your life, either in movies or actually witnessed it somewhere. It is kind of funny to see how each bidder tries to outsmart the other one with their bids. At times, a game of ego also ensues to prove that one is capable of paying Read further

by January 28, 2022 0 comments Behavior, General, Science, Statistics
The Nobel prize in Physiology and Medicine goes to…..

The Nobel prize in Physiology and Medicine goes to…..

And as promised, today we look at the science behind this year’s Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine. The coveted prize was awarded jointly to three scientists, Drs. Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice for their discovery of Hepatitis C virus. Before we get into the finer details, let us understand what Read further

by January 21, 2022 0 comments General, Medicine, Science, Virus
The Nobel prize based on a ‘donut-y’ discovery

The Nobel prize based on a ‘donut-y’ discovery

As I peer into the box of glazed donuts tempting me from the ‘blackness’ of the box, I am transported in time to another world of space, black holes etc. In fact, this line contains all the keywords which earned three brilliant scientists the Nobel Prize in Physics this year – black holes, space, time. Read further

by September 28, 2021 0 comments Science, Space