Nobel Prizes http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22727/all en David Wineland, Serge Haroche win 2012 Nobel prize in physics http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/121009/david-wineland-serge-haroche-win-2012-nobel-prize-physics The two winners will share a prize of 8 million Swedish krona ($1.2 million).<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/121009/david-wineland-serge-haroche-win-2012-nobel-prize-physics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nobel Prizes France Europe Science United States Tue, 09 Oct 2012 10:26:00 +0000 News Desk 5721992 at http://www.globalpost.com Two Americans win Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/121015/two-americans-win-nobel-prize-economics US economists Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley won the 2012 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for their research that helps explain how to match different economic agents like when doctors are assigned to hospitals, students to schools and more. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/121015/two-americans-win-nobel-prize-economics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nobel Prizes Americas Culture & Lifestyle Mon, 15 Oct 2012 13:12:00 +0000 Stacey Leasca 5722638 at http://www.globalpost.com