The Pearl Report
2017.09.18 - Shaw Prize 2017: Astronomy & Mathematical Sciences
On Air Date: 2017.09.18 (Mon)
Prof. Simon White won for contributing to the understanding of structure formation of the universe, how galaxies develop. He's also an originator of the cold dark matter paradigm.

Algebraic geometers, Claire Voisin and Janos Kollar, shared the award for their amazing results in many key areas which transformed their field and resolved long standing problems.

Reporter: Diana Lin, Chris Lincoln