Today the Nobel Prize 2021 for the year 2021 of Physics will be announced. The purpose of this award is to honour new inventions. It is believed that the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences will announce these awards by this evening.
Last year, the Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to American scientist Andrea Ghez, Britain’s Roger Penrose and Germany’s Renard Genzel. All three were honoured with this award for their research on black holes. The person receiving this award is given a gold medal along with $1.14 million in cash.
It Will be announced one by one.
The will of Alfred Noble gives this prize money. Alfred Nobel had started these awards. He was a Swedish inventor and died in the year 1895. In the coming days, the Nobel Prize for Chemistry, Literature, Peace and Economics will be announced.
The announcement of the winners of the awards started on Monday, and by the following Monday, all the winners will be announced one by one. The names of the Nobel Prize winners for Chemistry will be announced on Wednesday. The next day the Nobel Prize for Literature, then Peace and lastly, in Economics will be notified.
Announcement of the Nobel of Medicine
On Monday, the names of the Nobel Prizes in the field of medicine were decided by the Nobel Committee. Americans David Julius and Ardem Patpoutian have been awarded the Nobel of Medicine for the year 2021. Both of them studied how the human body responds to temperature and touch. The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been given jointly to both people. The first of the 2021 Nobel Prizes have been announced.
Nobel Prize will be received at home.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Nobel Prize winners will also be given in their homes this time. The Foundation, which organizes the Nobel Prizes, had said, citing the COVID-19 epidemic, that the winners of science and literature will be awarded in their countries for the second year in a row. The Foundation has not yet taken any decision regarding the Peace Prize. Traditionally, Nobel Peace Prizes are given in Norway.