German-American Trio Win Nobel Prize in Chemistry For Pushing Limits of Microscopes

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

On Wednesday the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced that the winners of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was being awarded to a trio of scientists, Eric Betzig and William Moerner from the United States and Germany’s Stefan Hell, for their work in advancing the visible scope of microscopes. The groundbreaking results accomplished what …

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German-Born Scientist Co-Awarded 2013 Nobel Prize in Medicine

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The 2013 Nobel Prize in Medicine was co-awarded to three scientists on Monday, including the German-born neuroscientist Thomas C. Südhof, for their work on discovering how certain materials are transported between cells.  Südhof, along with his co-awardees James Rothman and Randy Shekman, have been working on these findings since in the 1970’s, …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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