This month, noble prizes were awarded to people who contributed greatly to society and humankind.
It is regarded as one of the most prestigious award in the world.
We talked to Dr Myint Zan about the history of Noble prizes and we take a look at this year's Nobel physics prize and Nobel peace prize.
The winner were announced this month and laureates will receive their prize at elegant ceremonies in Stockholm and Oslo on December 10.
December 10 is the anniversary of Nobel's death in 1896.
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