Watch the 2004 Nobel Laureates in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine and Literature receive the Nobel Prize medal and diploma and the Economics Laureates the Economics Prize medal and diploma during ceremonies at the Stockholm Concert Hall in Sweden, 10 December 2004
This year 12 new laureates have been awarded for achievements that have conferred the greatest benefit to humankind. Their work and discoveries range from cancer therapy and laser physics to developing proteins that can solve humankind’s chemical problems. The work of the 2018 Nobel Laureates also included combating war crimes, as well as integrating innovation and climate with economic growth. Find out more.