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Nobel prize in physics goes to only third woman ever

Clip: 10/02/2018 | 4m 46s Video has closed captioning.

A trio of scientists won this year's Nobel prize, including Canada's Donna Strickland--the third female recipient in history and the first in 55 years. Amna Nawaz speaks with Strickland about her research in laser amplification, what she would tell young people interested in a physics career and how she plans to celebrate her landmark achievement.

Aired: 10/02/18

Rating: NR

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