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Einstein's theory of happiness sells for $1.3M at auction

The Winner's auction house said Einstein scribbled the note in German to a bellboy after he did not have the cash to give him a tip.

25 Oct 2017 2:56 PM

Einstein's theory of happy living emerges in Tokyo note

It is impossible to determine if the notes were a reflection of Einstein's own musings on his growing fame.

23 Oct 2017 1:05 PM

Disrupting the myth of objectivity

Our media still shies away from expressing bias, while its counterparts in many countries do not.

17 Oct 2017 6:33 AM

RBI ex-boss in list of probables for Nobel in Eco

The entry to the list does not guarantee that Mr Rajan is a front-runner  but he is a probable who stands a chance to win.

08 Oct 2017 1:46 AM

Nobel-winning technique like ‘Google earth for molecules’

Molecules can be captured down to the level of their atoms, and snapshots can catch them in mid-movement.

07 Oct 2017 9:41 AM


Kazuo Ishiguro, an apt choice

The Swedish Academy thinks he is a mixture of Jane Austen and Franz Kafka with a bit of Marcel Proust thrown in.

07 Oct 2017 12:17 AM

Japan sees a surge in demand for Ishiguro's books

Japan had been pinning its hopes on novelist Haruki Murakami to win Nobel Prize but eagerly claimed link to winner with Japanese roots.

06 Oct 2017 10:49 AM

Initially thought it was 'hoax': Kazuo Ishiguro on winning Nobel Prize

The London-based author won the Nobel prize for his novel 'The Remains of the Day', which earlier won the Booker Prize in 1989.

05 Oct 2017 7:28 PM

Find out about the controversy, fame and flops for Nobel Literature Prize

Here's a look at the controversial, famous and forgotten Nobel Prize winners for literature over the years.

05 Oct 2017 9:38 AM

Academy likely to go for more conventional pick for Literature Nobel this year

While committee shocked world last year with unconventional pick, experts believe members will go with more orthodox choice this year.

05 Oct 2017 8:58 AM


Nobel Prize honors technique for seeing molecules' details

The $1.1 million prize is shared by Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson.

04 Oct 2017 5:51 PM

Nobel for gravitational waves a dream come true: Indian contributors

Indian scientists who contributed to the discovery of the gravitational waves described the Nobel Physics Prize win as "a dream come true."

03 Oct 2017 8:23 PM

Nobel Physics Prize awarded to three scientists for work on gravitational waves

Scientists win Nobel Prize in Physics for decisive contributions in the observation of gravitational waves.

03 Oct 2017 3:49 PM

Winner of Nobel Prize for literature to be revealed on Thursday

Last year’s winner, Bob Dylan, was the first singer songwriter to win the prestigious award, dividing the literary world.

02 Oct 2017 4:37 PM

Nobel for medicine give tin 3 Americans for body rhythm work

The laureates are Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young.

02 Oct 2017 4:15 PM


Bagels, pretzels, Boo! How to explain science Nobel winners’ complex work

Nobel physics committee has a large staff of social media and web experts making sure the information they provide is comprehensible.

01 Oct 2017 9:46 AM

Sigmund Freud and the Nobel Prize trauma

Freud's name was put forward 12 times for a Medicine Prize and once for a Literature Prize but he never won.

30 Sep 2017 2:48 PM

Ig Nobel awardees answer real questions that are both funny and informative

Awards are given out in ten categories ranging from economics and anatomy to medicine and cognition.

16 Sep 2017 11:42 AM

Iconic Einstein photograph auctioned for $125,000

The photo is signed along the left margin "A. Einstein .51".

31 Jul 2017 5:38 PM

China responsible for Lui Xiaobo’s premature death: Nobel committee

Norwegian Nobel Committee’s leader said that Xiaobo should have been transferred to a facility for adequate medical treatment.

14 Jul 2017 11:26 AM