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Nobel Prize

Arizona prof: Nobel-Prize supernova finding needs tweak

Arizona prof: Nobel-Prize supernova finding needs tweak

The "standard candles" used to measure acceleration of the universe aren't exactly standard.

April 18, 2015 7:40 pmLoading…
At UA, neuroscientist honored with Ig Nobel outshines laureates

At UA, neuroscientist honored with Ig Nobel outshines laureates

You need passion, curiosity, stamina and maybe a pair of red sneakers, say these Nobel Prize winners.

March 26, 2015 7:09 pmLoading…

NEA announces grants to Arizona arts groups

The National Endowment for the Arts announced it is distributing $160,000 in grants to eight Arizona arts organizations, with $50,000 of it going to four Tucson groups.

December 02, 2013 4:00 pmLoading…

University of Arizona physicists pleased with Nobel Prize awarded in their field

Physicists who worked to prove the existence of the subatomic particle known as the Higgs boson basked in reflected glory Tuesday as the Nobel Prize in physics went to two men who had theorized its existence — Francois Englert and Peter Higgs.

October 09, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Transplant pioneer Dr. Joseph E. Murray dies in Boston

BOSTON — Dr. Joseph E. Murray, who performed the world’s first successful kidney transplant and won a Nobel Prize for his pioneering work, has died at age 93.

November 26, 2012 9:07 pmLoading…

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