Live: 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics winner announcement

The winner of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics will be announced in Stockholm, Sweden. At the end of the 19th century, physics was considered the foremost of the sciences and was the prize area that was mentioned first by Alfred Nobel in his will. Starting Oct. 7, the academy will announce the Nobel Prizes throughout the week, recognizing scientists, writers and peace workers who have contributed the most to mankind.