Commemorating Canada’s Nobel Laureates

NobelCanadian explores the lives, careers, and impacts of Canada’s Nobel laureates. Learn about the individuals and organizations who studied, worked, and based their identities in Canada. What earned them a Nobel Prize? How does birthplace, education, or career change who is deemed a “Canadian” laureate? Which Canadian has not won the Nobel Prize, but perhaps deserves to? Find out more in NobelCanadian!

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Explore the history of Canada’s Nobel winners

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What’s a Canadian Nobel Winner, Anyway?

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William Giauque: 1949 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

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Andrew Schally; 1977 Nobel Prize in Medicine.

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Ernest Rutherford and Frederick Soddy: 1908 Nobel Prize in Chemistry