In this episode your host Freya brings you our Nobel special for 2012.
Every year since 1901, the Nobel prize has been awarded for acheivements
in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature, and for
peace. The prize is an international award administered by the Nobel
Foundation in Stockholm. 1n 1968 Sveriges Riksbank established Sveriges
Riksbank prize for economic sciences, in memory of Alfred Nobel. Each
prize consists of a medal, personal diploma, and cash award. The prizes
are given out by the Swedish Academy of Sciences. Listen, as three
members of the podcast take you through this year's prizes.