Mark Zuckerberg–Sponsored $200 Million Science Prize Ignores Women
Newsweek - 3d
For the past five years, Mark Zuckerberg and several other Silicon Valley A-listers …

A scientist working to build a farm the size of Egypt just got a $3 million prize sponsored by Mark Zuckerberg and Sergey Brin
Business Insider - 5d
On Sunday, Chory was awarded $3 million from a clan of Silicon Valley CEOs at …

Cutting-Edge Science Honored by Star-Studded Breakthrough Prize Awards
National Geographic - 4d
Some $3 million in prizes are being given out to recognize excellence in …

4 UC faculty awarded the largest monetary prize in science
University of California - 3d
Several University of California faculty were named winners Sunday (Dec. 3) of the 2018 Breakthrough Prize, a glittering achievement that comes with individual …

Astronomer shares $3M physics Breakthrough Prize
Cornell Chronicle - 4d
Rachel Bean, professor of astronomy and senior associate dean of undergraduate education for the College of Arts and Sciences, is among a team of 27 scientists …

Photo of the Big Bang’s afterglow wins Breakthrough Prize
Astronomy Magazine - 3d
A photo showing the afterglow of the Big Bang was awarded the $3 million Breakthrough Prize at NASA’s Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, …

Watch the sixth annual Breakthrough Prize awards live right here!
TechCrunch - 7d
As we head into awards season, one of the first shows to lead the pack is all about science. The Breakthrough Prize, a cumulative $22 million in awards that go to superstars in the fields of physics, life sciences, and mathematics, is going …

Breakthrough Prize: A glittering night for science
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Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) MOUNTAIN VIEW — The path to science fame is …

Scientist shares in 2018 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics
UCLA Newsroom - 2d
Edward L. (Ned) Wright, a UCLA professor who holds the David Saxon …

Hopkins Astrophysicist Wins $3M Prize For Finding Out What The Universe Is Made Of
CBS Baltimore - 2d
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Johns Hopkins astrophysicist Charles Bennett, who headed up a team that unlocked secrets about the universe, has been named a recipient of the Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics. Their work established …