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Nobel Laureates explore the secrets of ageing

Sep 23, 2014 11:04 EDT Nobel Media AB During Nobel Week Dialogue, part of the Nobel Week programme in Stockholm, 6 Nobel Laureates and a wide range of experts will discuss the secrets and challenges of aging. As the world's population rapidly ages, this demographic shift poses new global challenges and scientific questions to be explored. Registration to this free of cost event opens today.

Further refined proposals in the second stage of the Nobel Center architectural competition

Feb 25, 2014 04:00 EST The Nobel Foundation The three competing architectural offices have now submitted their newly refined proposals on how the future Nobel Center might look. The competition jury will thus continue its task by selecting the winning architectural office that will be commissioned to design the new home of the Nobel Prize on the Blasieholmen peninsula in central Stockholm.

Dec 05, 2013 08:00 EST Nobel Media AB The Nobel Lectures and Nobel Prize Award Ceremonies will be streamed live on, the official website of the Nobel Prize and the official channels on YouTube and Google+. On 7, 8 and 10 December, the 2013 Nobel Laureates will explain their achievements and discoveries in their Nobel Lectures. On 10 December, they will take center stage at the Nobel Prize Award Ceremonies.

Dec 05, 2013 04:30 EST The Nobel Foundation The 2013 Nobel Laureates are now arriving in Stockholm, Sweden, where they will be guests of honour during a week filled with activities, culminating in the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony and the Nobel Banquet on December 10. The Nobel Foundation’s new Chairman of the Board, Professor Carl-Henrik Heldin, will be the host of the Nobel Day events for the first time.

Discuss the Future of Energy with six Nobel Laureates and world-leading experts – Our international team of bloggers start the debate today

Nov 27, 2013 05:00 EST Nobel Media AB On the 9th of December, Nobel Laureates, business leaders and other world-leading experts will meet in Gothenburg, Sweden to discuss the future of energy in a seminar that will be live-streamed. An all-star team of bloggers, including Alice Bell (The Guardian) and Justin Wu (Bloomberg Energy), will add their voices to the dialogue via the event blog, which is now live.

The new home of the Nobel Prize is taking shape in Stockholm

Nov 15, 2013 02:54 EST The Nobel Foundation June 2013 marked the beginning of a two-stage architectural competition to design the building that will become the Nobel Center – the new home of the Nobel Prize in Stockholm. The competition jury has now decided which of the entries will be further developed during a second stage.

Debate the Future of Energy with Nobel Laureates and Experts

Nov 12, 2013 05:17 EST Nobel Media AB On the 9th of December, audiences across the globe will join 26 world-leading experts, Nobel Laureates and business leaders in a discussion about the future of energy. Today the full programme for the 2013 Nobel Week Dialogue is launched and registration for this unique and free of cost event is open via

Nobel Laureate Craig Mello to Inspire Students at Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative Event in Maryland

Nov 04, 2013 08:19 EST Nobel Media AB On 4-5th November 2013, Maryland will host a visit from Dr. Craig Mello, 2006 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine. Dr. Mello will be participating in the Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative, a global program that brings Nobel Laureates to universities and research centers, to inspire and engage scientists at all stages of their career.

Oct 18, 2013 08:58 EDT The Nobel Foundation The Nobel Week will include press conferences, lectures and more. On 10 December, it culminates in the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony and the Nobel Banquet in Stockholm. The Nobel Foundation has together with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs International Press Centre, and the Nobel Prize awarding institutions, collected useful information for media representatives who plan to cover the Nobel Week.

Design Proposals for Nobel Center Presented Today

Oct 03, 2013 04:57 EDT The Nobel Foundation Eleven prominent architects have now submitted their design proposals regarding the Nobel Center on the Blasieholmen peninsula in the Swedish capital. The competition jury will start evaluating the entries to be able to present two to five finalists in November. The anonymous competition entries are available at the Nobel Museum in Stockholm and on the website