Why 2020 is the year of black holes

The Nobel Prize in Physics for 2020 has been shared by Roger Penrose, a mathematical physicist, for his work on the theoretical basis of black holes, and astronomers Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez, who led independent teams for verifying the existence of such a black hole at the center of our Milky Way galaxy. Penrose showed that the consequence of Albert Einstein’s […]