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The 2017 Nobel prize honors three for the first observation of gravitational waves.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Nobel laureate Jeffrey Halls wear a distinctive Civil War era hat.

The distinctive head toppers of medicine prize winner Jeffrey Hall are a testament to his keen interest in the Civil War.

Catherine Meyers, Editor

Research on fruit flies led to the discovery of the mechanisms behind "circadian" rhythms, and the 2017 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine.

Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor

Three American biologists who discovered molecular mechanism behind "circadian" genes share 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor

A gold medal sits atop a burgundy background, surrounded by waving ribbons. The ribbon atop the medal says Nobel Prize.

Beginning early Monday morning, Inside Science will cover the discoveries behind three of the most anticipated science prizes of the year.

Chris Gorski, Editor

There are many deserving scientists, but only one prize.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

The winners of the chemistry prize developed ways to produce machines 1,000 times thinner than a strand of hair.

Chris Gorski, Editor

The winners of the chemistry prize hail from France, Scotland and the Netherlands.

Inside Science Staff

2016 Nobel Prize in Physics honors theoretical discoveries that help scientists understand unusual properties of materials, such as superconductivity and superfluidity.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

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