The medal is for their advances in quantum mechanics on the behaviour of subatomic particles, opening the door to work on supercomputers and encrypted communication.
Paabo won the prize for having sequenced the genomes of Neanderthals and Denisovans, and for the fact that these discoveries have resulted in novel insights into human evolution.
The Swedish geneticist won the award for his discoveries concerning the genomes of extinct hominins and human evolution.
The Krea University has appointed Nobel Laureate Dr Esther Duflo as a member of its governing council.
Unlike the other Nobel prizes, the economics award wasn't established in the will of Alfred Nobel but by the Swedish central bank in his memory in 1968, with the first winner selected a year later.
The impact of COVID-19 vaccines - and the underlying advances - indicate that it shouldn't be long before researchers behind the work get a call from Stockholm.
Since 1987, he has published ten novels and numerous short stories, many of which follow the lives of refugees who dealt with trauma caused by European colonization of the African continent.
Abdulrazak Gurnah has, in his academic career, guided plenty of research on Sir Vidia, as well as Salman Rushdie, G.V. Desani, Anthony Burgess, and above all, Joseph Conrad.
Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov are receiving the Nobel Peace Prize for their courageous fight for freedom of expression in the Philippines and Russia.
Last year's prize went to American poet Louise Glck for what the judges described as her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal.