Nobel Prize 2019 in Physics (E)

There are two big questions that intrigue us all Does life exist on any other planet in the universe? And how was the universe formed? Since centuries scientists have tried to find the answer to these questions, and with time, we have come across several mysteries of the universe. This year’s Laureates have transformed our ideas about the cosmos. While James Peebles’ theoretical discoveries contributed to our understanding of how the universe evolved after the Big Bang, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz explored our cosmic neighborhoods on the hunt for unknown planets. Their discoveries have forever changed our conceptions of the world.