Nobel Prize

  1. Woken by knock on the door at 2am to get Nobel prize news

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    Video caption: Paul Milgrom was woken by his co-winner of the Economics Prize, as his phone was off

    Paul Milgrom was woken at 2am by his co-winner of the Economics Prize as his phone didn't ring

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    Video caption: 'Wake up, you've won a Nobel Prize'

    When American economist Paul Milgrom went to sleep he never imagined what might happen next.

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    Video caption: Glass ceilings and black holes: How history was made in the 2020 science Nobels

    What this year's science Nobel Prizes showed us about the darkest mysteries of the Universe.

  4. Emmanuelle Charpentier on winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry 2020

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    Video caption: French Scientist Emmanuelle Charpentier reacts to winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry

    French Scientist Emmanuelle Charpentier reacts to winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry 2020

  5. Black holes: Andrea Ghez jointly awarded Nobel Prize in Physics

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    Video caption: Ghez is the fourth woman to win the physics prize, out of over 200 laureates since 1901

    Prof Ghez is only the fourth woman to win the physics prize, out of more than 200 laureates since 1901.

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    Video caption: What does an alligator sound like on helium?

    Scientists gave an alligator an oxygen-helium mix to investigate its vocalisations.

  7. Nobel laureate Denis Mukwege put under UN security

    Denis Mukwege, 2018 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and world-renowned gynecological surgeon

    Nobel Peace Prize winner Denis Mukwege has been placed under the security of UN forces in Democratic Republic Congo after death threats against him.

    Dr Mukwege won the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize for his work in treating rape victims in the conflict in eastern DR Congo.

    He said in July he had been threatened after calling for justice over serious human rights violations in the country's eastern region, the AFP agency reports.

    He has tweeted about the deployment of UN security forces at Panzi hospital in the city of Bukavu where he operates:

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