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14 Apr, 2020, 14:30 BST Breakthrough Junior Challenge Adds New Category On Pandemics For Sixth Annual Contest

The Breakthrough Prize Foundation today announced that the sixth iteration of its global video competition for students – the Breakthrough Junior...


09 Dec, 2019, 16:24 GMT Breakthrough Prize Opens Public Nominations For Its 2021 Prizes In Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences & Mathematics

The public nomination period for the 2021 Breakthrough Prizes in Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics is now open. Prizes will be...


17 Oct, 2018, 15:00 BST Winners of the 2019 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences, Fundamental Physics and Mathematics Announced

A TOTAL OF $22 MILLION AWARDED FOR BREAKTHROUGHS IN TREATMENT FOR THE LEADING GENETIC CAUSE OF INFANT DEATH, SUPER-RESOLUTION IMAGING, DISCOVERY OF A ...


06 Sep, 2018, 05:01 BST Special Breakthrough Prize In Fundamental Physics Awarded To Jocelyn Bell Burnell For Discovery Of Pulsars

Breakthrough Prize Recognizes Bell Burnell's 1967 Detection of Radio Signals from Rapidly Spinning, Super-Dense Neutron Stars and a Lifetime of...


01 Feb, 2018, 14:00 GMT Breakthrough Prize Opens Public Nominations For Its 2019 Prizes In Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences & Mathematics

The public nomination period for the 2019 Breakthrough Prizes in Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics is now open. Prizes will be...


01 Sep, 2016, 05:01 BST Calling All Students Ages 13-18 Years Old to Participate in Global Science and Math Video Contest

The Breakthrough Prize Foundation announced today the launch of its second annual Breakthrough Junior Challenge, a global student science and...


03 May, 2016, 12:05 BST Special Breakthrough Prize In Fundamental Physics Awarded For Detection Of Gravitational Waves 100 Years After Albert Einstein Predicted Their Existence

The Selection Committee of the Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics today announced a Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics...


01 Mar, 2016, 17:33 GMT Breakthrough Prize Opens Public Nomination Period For 2017 Prizes In Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences & Mathematics

The Breakthrough Prize has opened the public nomination period for its 2017 prizes in Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics. Prizes will ...


09 Nov, 2015, 06:28 GMT Breakthrough Prize Awarded $22 Million In Science Prizes

The Prizes were Presented at Live Ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 8, at 10/9c on National Geographic Channel The 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics...


09 Nov, 2015, 04:57 GMT Breakthrough Prize To Award $22 Million In Science Prizes

The Prizes to be Presented at Live Ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 8, at 10/9c on National Geographic Channel The 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics to...


14 Sep, 2015, 14:00 BST Breakthrough Prize And Khan Academy Announce Breakthrough Junior Challenge For Students

The Breakthrough Prize and Khan Academy are joining forces to launch the Breakthrough Junior Challenge, an annual, global competition for science and ...