A study shows that honeybees can learn to match symbols and numerosities, much like we humans do.
Einstein was born in Germany in 1879.
A Swedish court convicted the man at the center of the controversy over this year's canceled Nobel Prize in literature.
Nuclear weapons are not a force for good in the "right" hands. These are indiscriminate weapons of mass destruction, created to murder civilians.
After months of resignations and public spats, the Swedish Academy felt it lacked the credibility to award the prize.
The international community has repeatedly condemned nuclear weapons as illegal, but nuclear-armed nations aren't relenting.
Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson worked to develop cryo-electron microscopy, moving biochemistry "into a new era."
Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne win for "decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves."
"From your native country one cannot expect—in the foreseeable time—a more reasonable political attitude," he wrote of the U.S.
British-born Oliver Hart and Finnish Bengt Holmstrom rewarded for work on contract theory, services and private vs. public institutions.
Anders Hamsten and Harriet Wallberg have both been asked to resign from the 50-member body.
The group that coordinated the open letter, Physicians For Human Rights, says 750 medical personnel have died in Syria since 2011.
The former Israeli president and Nobel Peace Prize winner believes science and technological innovation could transform the region.
Deaton's work in analyzing consumption, poverty and welfare has been a major influence on policy making.
the Swedish Academy calls her work chronicling Soviet life "a monument to suffering and courage in our time."
Tomas Lindahl, Paul Modrich and Aziz Sancar are honored for work detailing how cells protect genetic information.