May-Britt Moser


Interview, December 2014

Interview with 2014 Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine May-Britt Moser and Edvard I. Moser, 6 December 2014.

Transcript of the interview

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Nobel Minds 2014

The 2014 Nobel Laureates met at the Grünewald Hall in the Stockholm Concert Hall in Stockholm on 11 December 2014 for the traditional round-table discussion and TV program ‘Nobel Minds’. The Nobel Laureates discussed the discoveries for which they’ve been honored, how these can be applied in a practical way, and the role of science in today’s society. The discussion was hosted by Zeinab Badawi of the BBC.

Nobel Prize Talks: May-Britt Moser

Released 2014-12-08

“We didn’t care about salaries and having a nice car. We just cared about science and were really ambitious”, says May Britt Moser, 2014 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, when describing her partnership in life and work with co-Laureate Edvard Moser. In this conversation she talks about the pure joy of exploring the connection between behaviour and the brain, and also discusses gender inequality in science.

Interview, October 2014

Telephone interview with May-Britt Moser following the announcement of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 6 October 2014. The interviewer is Adam Smith, Chief Scientific Officer of Nobel Media.

“I’m still in shock. This is so great.” Hear May-Britt Moser talk about how she reacted when she got the call that she has been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine jointly with her husband Edvard I. Moser and John O’Keefe.

Transcript of the telephone interview with May-Britt Moser

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