The Nobel Prize has a woman problem. A total of 203 people have won the Nobel Prize in physics, but only two were women. Many scientists say those numbers point to a fundamental problem with the prizes and how they are awarded.
"So far the American troubadour has responded with silence since he won the prize on Thursday."
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The Nobel Prize in Physics will be announced Tuesday ? and if history is any indication, a white man will likely win the award. Only two women have ever won out of the 201 Nobel Laureates awarded the prize since the category was est...