Americans Win Nobel Prizes

December 2006
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;12/1/2006, Vol. 76 Issue 12, p2
The article reports that all U.S. scientists have won all of the Nobel Prizes in Science in 2006, the first time since 1983. The five of them will be presented with their prizes in Sweden on December 10. Roger Kornberg, the son of a 1959 Nobel Prize winner, Arthur, is one winner. The Nobel Prizes, created by Swedish scientist Alfred Nobel, have been awarded since 1901.


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