Physicist Michel Mayor’s reaction to Nobel Prize win is ‘priceless’
The Nobel committee posted an image of Physicist Michel Mayor on October 8 and it became the talk of Twitter town.Updated: Oct 11, 2019 11:43 IST
Physicist Michel Mayor along with fellow scientists James Peebles and Didier Queloz received the 2019 Nobel Prize on Tuesday. They received the award for their groundbreaking work in astronomy that further helped in expanding the understanding of the universe.
The award-giving committee also tweeted about the contribution of the scientists and gave a brief description about their works. Expectedly, people started pouring in congratulatory messages for the Nobel laureates. Amidst this, the committee also posted an image of Michel Mayor and it became the talk of Twitter town.
The image, shared on October 8, captures Mayor’s reaction when he heard about the news that he has won a Nobel Prize for his work in the field of physics.
“New laureate Michel Mayor was on a lecture tour in Spain when he heard the news about his #NobelPrize in Physics. Here Mayor is in the cafeteria of San Sebastian airport, looking at all the messages flooding in!” the post reads.
New laureate Michel Mayor was on a lecture tour in Spain when he heard the news about his #NobelPrize in Physics.— The Nobel Prize (@NobelPrize) October 8, 2019
Here Mayor is in the cafeteria of San Sebastian airport, looking at all the messages flooding in! pic.twitter.com/NCYcgZYUXx
Since being shared, the image has collected all sorts of comments from people. While some congratulated Mayor, there were many who commented on his reaction. A few also tweeted that they love the image.
Here’s how others reacted:
The finest expression of satisfaction at the recognition , that is involuntary n natural .— M.K.Pulipaka (@mkpulipaka) October 8, 2019
Salutes to the dedication for humanity
Thank you for the badly needed smile.— Deborah (@DeborahPeasley) October 8, 2019
I love this pic ❤️ Congrats ❤️— Luisa Donato🦋✨ (@Luisa_Donato) October 8, 2019
Look at the expression !!!😊😊😊— Bibhu Prasad Mahapatra (@Bibhu_93) October 8, 2019
I love this reaction 💖💖— وعــد | Waad Al Nasser (@Wad_advisor) October 8, 2019
That's wonderful! Congratulations to Mr. Mayor, all Nobel Prize winners, and all nominees!— Muse Yip (@MYmuseyip1995my) October 8, 2019
Wow... the expression...— Abegunde Victor (@overcomers001) October 8, 2019
What do you think about Nobel laureate Michel Mayor’s reaction?
First Published: Oct 11, 2019 11:39 IST