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Live Webcast of 2013 Nobel Prize Announcements

Press Release   •   Sep 30, 2013 10:00 EDT

The  2013 Nobel Prize announcements will be streamed live as the news breaks on Nobelprize.org, the official web site of the Nobel Prize, and the official channels on YouTube and Google + with live coverage from official press conferences and exclusive interviews with experts, including alerts on social media on Twitter (@Nobelprize_org #NobelPrize and #NobelPeacePrize) and Facebook.


The announcements will be presented on 7-14 October starting with the announcement for the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine scheduled on Monday, 7 October 11:30 a.m. CET at the earliest (see the full timetable of announcements http://www.nobelprize.org/events/index.html ). According to tradition, the date for the Nobel Prize in Literature is not yet confirmed and will be set by the Swedish Academy on a Thursday in October. Exclusive content such as interviews with members of Nobel Committees explaining this year’s awarded achievements will also be streamed live.


If you want to webcast the Nobel Prize announcements on your web site, blog or social networks, you can grab the easy-to-add code and embed a live video player on your site.

http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_organizations/nobelmedia/channels/widget/live.html

Background information about the 2013 Nobel Laureates, their Nobel Prize awarded work and official press releases from the Nobel Prize awarding institutions will be immediately posted.

Directly after the Nobel Laureates have heard the news, Nobelprize.org traditionally conducts a telephone interview with them capturing the Laureates’ first reactions about the news. Nobelprize.org visitors can post greetings or messages to the new Laureates directly on the web site.

Keep abreast of the news and what is being said about the prizes on social media:

http://www.facebook.com/Nobelprize.org or Twitter @nobelprize_org http://twitter.com/Nobelprize_org (#NobelPrize and #NobelPeacePrize) or Google +

For archive footage from the announcements, please contact: archives@nobelmedia.se

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E-mail: merci.olsson@nobelmedia.se


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