When I was in Boston, I was with a friend of mine who is a biologist at Harvard. We were talking. She was saying, “What are you working on?” I described the beginnings of this experiment. She said, “Wow, that sounds big. You know, you could win the Nobel Prize.” I said, “Oh, yeah right. Only if there is a Cosmological constant.
Brian Schmidt's interview with Ursula Pavlish talking about winning the Nobel Prize.