2020 Kavli prize: announcing the new laureates



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The prestigious Kavli Prize recognizes scientists for pioneering advances in three research areas: astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience.

On Wednesday, May 27, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters in Oslo, Norway will announce the 2020 Kavli Prize Laureates. Each of the three Kavli Prizes includes an award of $1 million USD, which is shared by the winners in the field.

Following the announcement, this year’s Laureates and other renowned scientists will join World Science Festival co-founder Brian Greene for a wide-ranging discussion of the prize-winning scientific achievements and the next wave of research and opportunities in these dynamic fields. Read more