Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in chemistry Wednesday for their work on molecular machines.
Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa were each integral to the development of the microscopic building blocks of materials and devices that may one day revolutionize medicine, manufacturing and energy storage.
Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson talks with Donna Nelson, president of the American Chemical Society, about the work that won the this year’s Nobel Prize in chemistry.
Donna Nelson, president of the American Chemical Society and a professor of chemistry at Oklahoma University. She tweets @drdjnelson.