October 7, 2008

Breaking News: University physicist Yoichiro Nambu awarded Nobel Prize

Yoichiro Nambu, a professor emeritus at the Enrico Fermi Institute, was awarded the Nobel Prize Tuesday for his work involving theoretical particle physics. He will share the prize with Makoto Kobayashi and Toshihide Maskawa of Japan.

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