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Three scientists win Nobel Prize in Physics for work on evolution of universe

Three scientists win Nobel Prize in Physics for work on evolution of universe

8/10/2019 2:09:00 PM

Three scientists win Nobel Prize in Physics for work on evolution of universe

Scientists James Peebles , Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz are recognised for their contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe, and Earth's place in the cosmos.

Key points:One half of the prize went to James Peebles"for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology"The other half went jointly to Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz"for the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star"The prize comes with a 9-million kronor ($134,800) cash award to be shared, a gold medal and a diploma

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Half the prize was given to James Peebles on Tuesday"for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology", and the other half jointly to Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz"for the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star", Goran Hansson, secretary-general of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, which chooses the laureates, said.

An exoplanet is a planet outside the solar system.Professor Hansson credited the three for their"contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe, and Earth's place in the cosmos".The prize comes with a 9-million kronor ($134,800) cash award to be shared, a gold medal and a diploma.

The laureates, along with the other 2019 Nobel Prize winners, will receive their awards at a ceremony in Stockholm on December 10, the anniversary of the death of prize founder Alfred Nobel in 1896.The Nobel Peace Prize will be handed out in Oslo, Norway, on the same day.

This was the 113th Nobel Prize in Physics awarded since 1901, of which 47 awards have been given to a single laureate.Only three women have been received it so far: Marie Curie in 1903, Maria Goeppert-Mayer in 1963 and Donna Strickland in 2018, according to the Nobel website.

On Monday, Americans William G. Kaelin Jr. and Gregg L. Semenza and Britain's Peter J. Ratcliffe won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for discovering details of how the body's cells sense and react to low oxygen levels, providing a foothold for developing new treatments for anaemia, cancer and other diseases.

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry will be announced on Wednesday, two Nobel Prizes in Literature will be awarded on Thursday, and the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday.This year will see two literature prizes handed out because the one last year was suspended after a scandal rocked the Swedish Academy.

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That conversion should be $1.35 million Question, how can they get a prize for something when they personally have never actually been out into the universe, no one has

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Scientists awarded Nobel Prize for learning how cells use oxygenThree scientists have won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for discovering how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability. Not more white guys. What about this genius? Trump must be frothing at the mouth watching his phone right about now

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