Talk-about

2016-09-03 17:15 - 17:30
2016-09-04 17:15 - 17:30
2016-09-10 17:15 - 17:30

Under the headline “talk-about” short lectures are held every day, dealing with the lesser known questions about Alfred Nobel, the Nobel Prize, or the Nobel Laureates.

Talk-about is held in Bistro Nobel, where you can sit down, order something light to eat or drink, and hear about something that you didn't know. 

The topics will vary from time to time and may range from the question of posthumous Nobel Prizes to what Alfred Nobel really felt about peace, and everything in between. 

The lectures are around 15 minutes and are held in English. 

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17 September 2016 – 10 September 2017

Explore the wide range of experiments from throughout Nobel history.

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April artefact – models, of molecules and laureates

The 2016 Nobelprize in Physiology or Medicin was unshared awarded the cellbiologist Professor Yoshinori Ohsumi for showing how living cells can break down and recycle their own components. The phenomenon is called autophagy which means “self eating”.

Ohsumi donated two different objects to the Nobelmuseum: one miniature model of himself and some protein molecule models.

Publicerad 31 Mar. Comments

March artefact – an early graph

Physics Laureate David Thouless donated an early handplotted graph to the Nobel Museum. This was the first experimental data showing that the Kosterlitz-Thouless transitions – until then only predicted in theory – worked.

Publicerad 3 Mar. Comments

December artefact – Nobel Laureates 2016

The Nobel Laureates of 2016 presented us with artefacts ranging from clogs to manuscripts to molecular models. 

Publicerad 15 Dec. Comments

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