The Nobel Prize in Literature 2015 was awarded to Svetlana Alexievich “for her polyphonic writings, a monument to suffering and courage in our time”. Transcripts of Svetlana Alexievich’s Nobel lecture “On the Battle Lost” is available in English, Swedish; French, German and Russian.
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Program starts at 34:45. The Nobel Prize in Physics 2015 was awarded jointly to Takaaki Kajita and Arthur B. McDonald “for the discovery of neutrino oscillations, which shows that neutrinos have mass”. The prize was announced by Göran K. Hansson, Permanent Secretary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2015 was divided, one half jointly to William C. Campbell and Satoshi Ōmura “for thier discoveries concerning a novel therapy against infections caused by roundworm parasites” and the other half to Youyou Tu “for her discoveries concerning a novel therapy against Malaria”. The prize was announced by Urban …