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Canadian born James Peebles wins Nobel prize in physics this year

STOCKHOLM – Canadian born scientist James Peebles is one of three people who have won the Nobel Prize in Physics this year. He won the award “for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology.” Peebles is a physics professor at Princeton University in New Jersey. He was born in St. Boniface, Man.,

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Canadian born James Peebles wins Nobel prize in physics this year

Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, October 8, 2019 6:40AM EDT Last Updated Tuesday, October 8, 2019 7:55PM EDT James Peebles, a Manitoba-born scientist who won the Nobel Prize for physics on Tuesday, said his relatively quiet life isn’t so quiet anymore. Peebles, who was born in the Francophone

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Canada’s Donna Strickland collects Nobel Prize

A Canadian physicist is among those collecting one of science’s highest honours today. Donna Strickland, a professor at Ontario’s University of Waterloo, is one of three winners of this year’s Nobel Prize for Physics. The Nobel committee says Strickland and French scientist Gerard Mourou will each receive a quarter

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