Science Birthdays, November 24

Today is the birthday of Tsung-dao Lee, born in 1926, he is well known for his work on parity violation, a form of weak interaction, called the Lee Model, It implies that parity is not a symmetry in the universe as we know it. At age 30 he is the youngest Nobel Laureate after WW II.

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