Why the Nobel Peace Prize brings little peace

2017-10-09 08:44

Expecting the Nobel Peace Prize to bring world peace would be an unfair standard to apply. However, research shows the winners and their causes have rarely profited from the award.

UKZN student to fly off to Nobel laureate meeting

2016-06-08 13:07

A University of KwaZulu-Natal student will be flying to Germany later this month for the 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.


Nobel winners slam Greenpeace on GMO crops

2016-06-30 20:17

About a third of living Nobel laureates - 108 at last count - have signed an open letter which attacks Greenpeace for campaigning against genetically modified crops, especially one called Golden Rice.

Nobel laureate stirs storm with comments on 'disruptive girls' in labs

2015-06-10 20:50

A Nobel Prize-winning British scientist has apologised for saying the "trouble with girls" working in laboratories is that it leads to romantic entanglements and harms science.

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