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Innovations in laser methods and technology won Nobel Prizes in 2017 and 2018, but not all lasers are the same.

Claire Cleveland, Contributor

Optical tweezers developed by a new Nobel laureate could potentially be used on slightly larger objects, but not spacecraft.

Ramin Skibba, Contributor

Optical innovations made by the three new laureates help scientists control tiny organisms and make incredibly short and powerful laser pulses.

Catherine Meyers, Editor

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

Chris Gorski, Editor

These significant advancements could win the Nobel Prizes in Physiology or Medicine, Physics, and Chemistry.

Inside Science Staff

Certain types of research and people have been historically underrepresented in the ranks of Nobel winners.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Scientists discovered that water droplets don’t just passively roll around on a hot skillet.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

Researchers found that adding a full twist made it possible to break spaghetti in half.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

The game-changing scientific device you've never heard of.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

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