Students from Bloomington High School South ranked fourth out of 26 teams at the annual Whiting High School Science Olympiad Invitational.
Often called the ‘Oscars for science’, this year’s Breakthrough Prize awards ceremony saw $22m distributed among leading scientists.
This is second time that the Muslim science award has been handed out
Professor Kim Nasmyth FRS, Whitley Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Oxford and Fellow of Trinity College, Oxford, has been awarded the 2018 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences at a ceremony held in the NASA Ames Research Centre in Silicon Valley, California.
An astrophysicist at the University of British Columbia and 26 other researchers have been awarded $3 million US for the 2018 Breakthrough Prize in fundamental physics. They used a satellite used to take a ‘baby picture’ of the early universe using the heat leftover from the big bang.
The annual KOVA Prize 2017 honoured contributions of two groups, eight outstanding individuals and seven students for their outstanding contributions to the fields of applied science and technology, and social welfare,
Hirata’s work earns award called an “Oscar of science”
Hillary Andales, a student of Philippine Science High School-Eastern Visayas Campus, wins in this year’s Breakthrough Junior Challenge for an explainer video on relativity