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Why did Pierre & Marie Curie won the 1903 Nobel Prize in physics?

Discovered: Polonium, Radium

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Also question is, for what discovery did Marie and Pierre Curie win the Nobel Prize in physics?

Curie received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1903, along with her husband and Henri Becquerel, for their work on radioactivity. With their win, the Curies developed an international reputation for their scientific efforts, and they used their prize money to continue their research.

Furthermore, why did Marie Curie won the 1911 Nobel Prize in chemistry? The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1911 was awarded to Marie Curie, née Sklodowska "in recognition of her services to the advancement of chemistry by the discovery of the elements radium and polonium, by the isolation of radium and the study of the nature and compounds of this remarkable element."

Besides, what was the 1903 Nobel Prize in physics awarded for?

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1903 was divided, one half awarded to Antoine Henri Becquerel "in recognition of the extraordinary services he has rendered by his discovery of spontaneous radioactivity", the other half jointly to Pierre Curie and Marie Curie, née Sklodowska "in recognition of the extraordinary services they

How did Marie Curie win her first Nobel Prize?

She won the 1911 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Her achievements included the development of the theory of radioactivity (a term she coined), techniques for isolating radioactive isotopes, and the discovery of two elements, polonium and radium.

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