Prize


Amazon Alexa Prize Competing Teams include Students from Berkeley, Princeton and Carnegie-Mellon

Amazon Alexa Prize Competing Teams include Students from Berkeley, Princeton and Carnegie-Mellon

The Alexa Prize is an annual competition for university students dedicated to accelerating the field of conversational AI....

Nov 14 2016, 8:14am CST

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature 2016

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature 2016

Singer Bod Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature 2016...

Oct 13 2016, 6:06am CDT

Nobel Prize in Literature 2016: Announcement, Winner and Everything You Need To Know

Nobel Prize in Literature 2016: Announcement, Winner and Everything You Need To Know

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 is the last Nobel Prize of 2016....

Oct 13 2016, 5:47am CDT

Nobel Prize for Economics 2016 Goes to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström for Contract Theory

Nobel Prize for Economics 2016 Goes to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström for Contract Theory

The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2016 to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström....

Oct 10 2016, 5:05am CDT

Nobel Prize in Economics 2016: Winner, Predictions and Announcement Details

Nobel Prize in Economics 2016: Winner, Predictions and Announcement Details

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Economics will be announced Monday, October 10....

Oct 10 2016, 1:03am CDT

Nobel Peace Prize 2016: Winner, Predictions, Stream and Everything You need To know.

Nobel Peace Prize 2016: Winner, Predictions, Stream and Everything You need To know.

The 2016 Nobel Peace Prize will be announced on Friday, October 7....

Oct 6 2016, 4:31am CDT

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Won by Trio for World's Smallest Machines

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Won by Trio for World's Smallest Machines

3 scientist, Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart, and Bernard L. Feringa, win the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016 for the...

Oct 5 2016, 9:31am CDT

Nobel Prize Chemistry 2016 Goes To Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa

Nobel Prize Chemistry 2016 Goes To Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa

Three scientists share the Nobel Prize Chemistry 2016 for their work on molecular machines....

Oct 5 2016, 7:18am CDT

Nobel Prize Chemistry 2016 Announcement Details and Predictions

Nobel Prize Chemistry 2016 Announcement Details and Predictions

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry is up next....

Oct 5 2016, 12:48am CDT

David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz Won the Physics Nobel Prize 2016

David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz Won the Physics Nobel Prize 2016

The winners of the 2016 Physics Nobel Prize have been announced....

Oct 4 2016, 5:04am CDT

Physics Nobel Prize 2016: Announcement, Stream, Winner and Everything You Need To Know

Physics Nobel Prize 2016: Announcement, Stream, Winner and Everything You Need To Know

The 2016 Physics Nobel Prize is the 110th Physics Prize to be announced today in the history of the Nobel Prize....

Oct 4 2016, 2:27am CDT

Yoshinori Ohsumi Is 2016 Nobel Prize Physiology or Medicine Winner

Yoshinori Ohsumi Is 2016 Nobel Prize Physiology or Medicine Winner

The Nobel Prize 2016 in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded....

Oct 3 2016, 4:35am CDT

Nobel Prize 2016: This Is the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

2016 Nobel Prize: Nobel Prize 2016 in Physiology or Medicine

It is Nobel Prize 2016 week. The announcements of the 2016 Nobel Prizes kick off Monday in Stockholm. Update: The 2016 Nobel P...

Oct 3 2016, 4:33am CDT

Ig Nobel Prize Winners Include Alpine Goat Man, Rocks With Personalities and Rat Trousers

Ig Nobel Prize Winners Include Alpine Goat Man, Rocks With Personalities and Rat Trousers

Not every scientific study is a breakthrough and the Ig Nobel Prize is the perfect platform for all endeavors....

Sep 23 2016, 1:41pm CDT

Oxford Mathematician Andrew Wiles Wins £500000 Abel Prize

Oxford Mathematician Andrew Wiles Wins £500000 Abel Prize

A mathematician hailing from Oxford received half a million pounds in prize money for solving Fermat’s Last Theorem. The modern...

Mar 16 2016, 6:51am CDT

IBM Watson and X Prize Announce $5 Million A.I. Competition

IBM Watson and X Prize Announce $5 Million A.I. Competition

X Prize and IBM have joined hands for a novel $5 million artificial intelligence project that is hoped to garner valued results...

Feb 20 2016, 1:16am CST

Space Archaeologist Sarah Parcak Wins $1M TED Prize

Space Archaeologist Sarah Parcak Wins $1M TED Prize

A distinguished lady, doctor Sarah Parcak is the winner of the TED Prize for 2016. She happens to be a space archaeologist and...

Feb 17 2016, 8:01am CST

Donald Trump is Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize

Donald Trump is Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize

The submissions for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize are in and among the suggestions is Donald Trump....

Feb 3 2016, 11:31am CST

Ars Electronica Kicks Off the STARTS Prize

Ars Electronica Kicks Off the STARTS Prize

Ars Electronica announces another competition, besides the prestigious Prix Ars Electronica competition....

Feb 1 2016, 7:51pm CST

Burmese Python

Beginning Saturday, Catch Burmese Pythons in Florida and Win a Cash Prize

An handsome cash prize awaits any hunter in Florida who registers for the “Python Challenge” hunt – and ends up catching as man...

Jan 18 2016, 12:18pm CST

Breakthrough Prize Winner Scientists Won $22 Million This Year

Meet the Breakthrough Prize Winning Scientists who Won $22 Million This Year

Some of the world’s greatest scientists won the Breakthrough Prizes for their amazing discoveries....

Nov 9 2015, 5:42am CST

Eddie Murphy gets 2015 Mark Twain Prize and Does Bill Cosby Impression

Eddie Murphy gets 2015 Mark Twain Prize and Does Bill Cosby Impression

World famous comedian Eddie Murphy received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on Sunday....

Oct 19 2015, 1:07am CDT

Jamaican Marlon James Wins Man Booker Prize For Book On Bob Marley

Jamaican Marlon James Wins Man Booker Prize For Book On Bob Marley

A fiction book titled “A Brief History of Seven Killings” by Jamaican author Marlon James has won the Man Booker fiction prize,...

Oct 14 2015, 8:09am CDT

Angus Deaton wins the 2015 Nobel Prize for Economics

Angus Deaton wins the 2015 Nobel Prize for Economics

British-American citizen, economist Angus Deaton has won the Nobel Prize award for Economic Science for his work on enhancing t...

Oct 12 2015, 10:11am CDT

Tunisian Dialog Quartet wins 2015 Nobel Peace Prize

Tunisian Dialog Quartet wins 2015 Nobel Peace Prize

Today the Nobel Peace Prize 2015 has been announced....

Oct 9 2015, 4:09am CDT

2015 Nobel Peace Prize is between Snowden, Pope and Merkel?

2015 Nobel Peace Prize is between Snowden, Pope and Merkel?

Today the Nobel Peace Prize 2015 will be announced. Will it be a controversial choice?...

Oct 9 2015, 3:57am CDT

2015 Nobel Prize in Literature Announcement is at 1pm CET Today

2015 Nobel Prize in Literature Goes To Svetlana Alexievich

The Nobel Foundation announced the 2015 Nobel Prize in Literature winner....

Oct 8 2015, 6:02am CDT

2015 Nobel Prize in Literature Announcement is at 1pm CET Today

2015 Nobel Prize in Literature Announcement is at 1pm CET Today

Since Monday, the Nobel Foundation has been announcing the Nobel Prize winners of 2015. Today the Nobel Prize 2015 in Literatur...

Oct 8 2015, 3:56am CDT

Nobel Prize 2015 in Chemistry Awarded to Lindahl, Modrich and Sancar

Nobel Prize 2015 in Chemistry Awarded to Tomas Lindahl, Paul Modrich and Aziz Sancar

Today the Nobel Prize 2015 in Chemistry has been announced....

Oct 7 2015, 4:55pm CDT

Nobel Prize 2015 in Chemistry is Closest to Alfred Nobel's Work

Nobel Prize 2015 in Chemistry is Closest to Alfred Nobel's Work

It is Nobel Prize week again. Since Monday, the Nobel Foundation announces the Nobel Prize winners of 2015. Today the Nobel Pri...

Oct 7 2015, 3:52am CDT

Takaaki Kajita and Arthur B. McDonald win 2015 Physics Nobel Prize

Takaaki Kajita and Arthur B. McDonald win 2015 Physics Nobel Prize

It is Nobel Prize week again. Starting Monday, the Nobel Foundation started announcing the Nobel Prize winners of 2015....

Oct 6 2015, 9:20pm CDT

Physics Nobel Prize 2015 Announcement is Imminent

Physics Nobel Prize 2015 Announcement is Imminent [Update]

It is Nobel Prize week again. Starting Monday, the Nobel Foundation announces the Nobel Prize winners of 2015....

Oct 6 2015, 4:22am CDT

William C. Campbell wins 2015 Medicine Nobel Prize for United States

William C. Campbell wins 2015 Medicine Nobel Prize for United States

A part of the 2015 Nobel Prize for Medicine goes to Irish-born William C. Campbell in New Jersey, United States....

Oct 5 2015, 4:57am CDT

William C. Campbell, Satoshi Ōmura and Youyou Tu win Medicine Nobel Prize 2015

William C. Campbell, Satoshi Ōmura and Youyou Tu win Medicine Nobel Prize 2015

The Nobel Committee has announced the 2015 Nobel Prize in Medicine today....

Oct 5 2015, 4:45am CDT

Nobel Prize 2015: Medicine Nobel Prize Announcement is Imminent

Nobel Prize 2015: Medicine Nobel Prize Announcement is Imminent

It is Nobel Prize week again. Starting Monday, the Nobel Foundation announces the Nobel Prize winners of 2015....

Oct 5 2015, 4:21am CDT

Ig Nobel Prize 2015 Winners Include Bee Stings, Mammal pee, Dinosaur Chickens

Ig Nobel Prize 2015 Winners Include Bee Stings, Mammal pee, Dinosaur Chickens

Some of the 2015 Ig Nobel Prize categories are pretty weird and in a class of their own. They include research into how bee sti...

Sep 18 2015, 9:12am CDT

2015 Pulitzer Prize Winners are Here

2015 Pulitzer Prize Winners are Here

The 2015 Pulitzer Prize winners include some pretty hefty periodicals and publications. The New York Times alone won three priz...

Apr 21 2015, 7:00am CDT

Eddie Murphy named for 2015 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Eddie Murphy named for 2015 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Eddie Murphy to be honored with the 2015 Mark Twain prize for American Comedy!...

Apr 10 2015, 3:24am CDT

German measles skeptic loses case in German court, must pay €100,000 prize money

German measles skeptic loses case in German court, must pay €100,000 prize money

In 2011, skeptic Stefan Lanka wanted proof measles was a real virus. When presented proof, he declined payment of prize money,...

Mar 15 2015, 2:02pm CDT

World Press Photo disqualifies 1st Prize Winner Giovanni Troilo

World Press Photo Disqualifies 1st Prize Winner Giovanni Troilo

The World Press Photo Contest has withdrawn its first prize from the photographer Giovanni Troilo as a result of an investigati...

Mar 5 2015, 8:27am CST