Who are the Noble prize winner 2009?
Chemistry To Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath for uncovering the structure of the ribosome.
Peace To Barack Obama for his efforts to strengthen cooperation between peoples to meet global challenges. Physics To Charles K. Kao, Willard S. Boyle and George E. Smith, the fathers of fiber optics and digital imaging.
Literature To Herta Mller, whose writings in German chronicle, with honesty and poetry, life under dictatorship in her Romanian homeland.
Prize in Economic Sciences To Elinor Ostrom and Oliver E. Williamson, who both analyse economic transactions occuring outside the markets.