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Professor May-Britt Moser and King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden attend the Nobel Prize Banquet 2014 at Concert Hall on December 10, 2014 in Stockholm, Sweden.

(L-R) Sweden's Queen Silvia, King Carl XVI Gustaf and Crown Princess Victoria attend the 2014 Nobel prize award ceremony at the Stockholm .

May-Britt Moser

"May Britt Moser accepted her Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (shared with Edvard Moser and John O'Keefe) in a dress inspired by her work. Designer Matthew Hubble incorporated neurons in a way that was still pretty and not too costume-y.

May-Britt Moser (b. 4 Jan 1963) and Edvard Moser (b. 27 Apr 1962)

May-Britt Moser (b. 4 Jan and Edvard Moser (b.

May-Britt Moser

May-Britt Moser Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain"

Saturn's moon Titan is the only moon we know of with its own atmosphere. In fact, the atmosphere is so thick that we had no idea what the surface was made of until we sent a probe in 2005.

Saturn's moon Titan is the only moon we know of with its own atmosphere. In fact, the atmosphere is so thick that we had no idea what the surface was made of until we sent the probe Huygens in

Saturn eclipsing the sun, with the Earth visible in the upper left section of Saturn's rings. In 2009, NASA's robotic Cassini spacecraft drifted in Saturn's shadow for about 12 hours and Cassini saw a view unlike any other. The rings light up so much that new rings were discovered. (NASA/APOD)

Saturn eclipsing the sun, with the Earth visible in the upper left section of Saturn's rings. In NASA's robotic Cassini spacecraft drifted in Saturn's shadow for about 12 hours and Cassini saw a view unlike any other. The rings light up so much tha

The Eridanus Void. This area shows almost no signs of cosmic matter, meaning no stars, planets, solar systems or clouds of cosmic dust. Researchers couldn't even find dark matter, which is invisible but measurable by its gravitational pull. There were also no signs of black holes that might have gobbled up the matter once present in the region.

The Eridanus Void. This area shows almost no signs of cosmic matter, meaning no stars, planets, solar systems or clouds of cosmic dust. Researchers couldn't even find dark matter, which is invisible but measurable by matter once present in the region.