Winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics John Michael Kosterlitz for revealing the secrets of exotic matter, the Nobel jury said. Photograph: Lehtikuva/Roni Rekomaa/AFP/Getty Images

Research into the very strange behaviour of materials when formed into ultra thin layers has won the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics for three US-based sc(...)

Takaaki Kajit,   who has won the Nobel Prize for Physics with Arthur McDonald. Photograph: Issei Kato/Reuters

Two scientists from Japan and from Canada have won the Nobel Prize for Physics for their discoveries related to the elusive, fast-moving neutrino. Tak(...)