October 5, 2011 in Nation/World
AP Photo/Israel Channel 10 photo

In this image made from video provided by Israel Channel 10, on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011, Israeli scientist Daniel Shechtman is seen during a television interview. Shechtman won the 2011 Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday for his discovery of quasicrystals, a mosaic-like chemical structure that researchers previously thought was impossible.

 
 
 
 

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