Nobel Laureate And Former Texas Southern Instructor Toni Morrison Has DiedShe was considered the reigning giant of modern literature whose works -- including "Beloved" and ''Sula" -- transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of race.
2 Americans Win Economics Nobel For Work On Climate, TechTwo Americans won the Nobel Prize in economics on Monday for studying a pressing issue facing the global economy.
UT Austin Alum, Japanese Man Win Nobel Prize For Cancer ResearchThe Nobel Prize in medicine was awarded Monday to two researchers from the United States and Japan for advances in discovering how the body's immune system can fight off the scourge of cancer.
Sir John Sulston, Who Decoded The Human Genome, Dies At 75John Sulston, a Nobel Prize-winning British scientist who helped decode the human genome, has died. He was 75.
Musician Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize For LiteratureThe 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature has been awarded to American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan
Nobel Physics Prize Awarded To 3 For Topology WorkDavid Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz, all professors at universities in the U.S., were awarded this year's Nobel Prize in physics for revealing the secrets of exotic matter such as superconductors.
Nobel Prize Winner To Discuss Dallas ProjectA scientist who is sharing this year's Nobel Prize in medicine will be speaking about a new research enterprise he has started in Dallas.