1. Honor

    Nobel Awarded for In Vitro Fertilization

    Cambridge professor emeritus Robert Edwards has won the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for his breakthrough research on in vitro fertilization; his work on infertility began working on in the 1950s. Since the first “test-tube baby” was born in 1978, about four million children have been born thanks to IVF. The Nobel panel called that first birth “a paradigm shift.”

    Read it at Scientific American