96-Year-Old Brooklyn Native Wins Nobel Prize For PhysicsHe was credited for his development of optical tweezers, a device that can grab tiny particles without damaging them.
Where's Bob Dylan? No Word From Star Following Nobel Prize WinThe Swedish Academy, which bestows the annual honor, says it hasn't been able to reach Dylan since the award was announced last Thursday.
'His Words Changed My Whole Life:' Greenwich Village Residents Celebrate Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize WinGreenwich Village is beaming with pride after its one-time resident, Bob Dylan, took home the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature on Thursday.
Albums By Bob DylanBob Dylan has been named this year's recipient of the Nobel Prize in literature.
'Poetry For The Ear:' Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize In LiteratureThe Swedish Academy cited Dylan for "having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition."
Princeton Professor Angus Deaton Wins Nobel Prize In EconomicsDeaton, 69, won the $975,000 prize for work that the award committee says has had "immense importance for human welfare, not least in poor countries.''
Walcott: Nobel Chemistry Winner Went To Bronx High School Of Science Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott issued a statement Wednesday congratulating Robert Lefkowitz.
Two Local Professors Share Nobel Prize In EconomicsThomas Sargent and Christopher Sims won the Nobel economics prize Monday. Their research - conducted separately - sheds light on the cause-and-effect relationship between the economy and policy instruments such as interest rates and government spending.