Articles Tagged ‘Nobel Prize’

Professor Andre Geim, left, and Dr Konstantin Novoselov who have have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics are seen outside Manchester University, Manchester, England, Tuesday, Oct, 5, 2010. The  scientists shared the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday for "groundbreaking experiments" with the thinnest, strongest material known to mankind  a carbon vital for the creation of faster computers and transparent touch screens. (AP Photo/Jon Super).

Graphene: Nobel Prize Awarded to Professors for Graphene Experiments

The 2010 Nobel prize for physics was awarded to two professors from the University of Manchester in England for their experiments with the two-dimensional material…


Tesla’s Last Stand on Long Island

The ground is overgrown, the pavement cracked, the windows boarded…

What People Find When They Google Long Island

We know who we are. We are an island of dreamers. We sent men to the moon and Charles Lindbergh to Paris. We inspired Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby and the poetry of Walt Whitman. We are Nobel Prize winners and an American president. But to those looking at us from the outside, the Internet tells a different story.