Israel’s 10th Nobel laureate awarded in Stockholm

11.12.2011                      15.Kislev. 5772

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Israel’s 10th Nobel laureate awarded in Stockholm

Technion’s Dan Shechtman is honored for his discovery of quasicrystal patterns of atoms.

Receiving Israel’s 10th Nobel Prize on Saturday night for his discovery of quasicrystal patterns of atoms, Technion- Institute of Technology Prof. Dan Shechtman noted that “science is the ultimate tool to reveal the laws of nature, and the one word written on its banner is “truth”.
“The laws of nature are neither good nor bad. It is the way in which we apply them to our world that makes the difference,” he said….