Manitoba-born James Peebles, 2 others awarded Nobel Prize in Physics

Manitoba-born James Peebles, 2 others awarded Nobel Prize in Physics

The Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to Manitoba-born James Peebles “for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology,” and to Swiss colleagues Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz “for the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star.” The Nobel Prize’s official Twitter feed said Peebles “took on the cosmos, with its billions of galaxies and galaxy clusters. […]