Article Photos: US, French physicists win Nobel for quantum work 8/13

  Serge Haroche of France, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize in physics, is seen during a press conference at the College de France in Paris, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. Haroche and American David Wineland shared the 2012 Nobel Prize in physics Tuesday for inventing methods to observe the bizarre properties of the quantum world, research that has led to the construction of extremely precise clocks and helped scientists take the first steps toward building superfast computers. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)