Cognitive Neuroscientist awarded Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Although there is no Nobel Prize in Cognitive Science or Cognitive Neuroscience, the award to Cognitive Neuroscientist John O'Keefe for the original discovery of place cells and to Neurophysiologists May-Britt and Edvard Moser for more recent discovery of grid cells recognizes pioneering work at the interface of brain and cognitive systems.