New Delhi: Three British-born scientists David J Thouless, F Duncan Haldane and J Michael Kosterlitz on Tuesday won the prestigious Nobel Prize in Physics for their groundbreaking theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter.
And for people who are still unaware of topology, a member of the Nobel committee for physics attempts to explain it by using a cinnamon bun, a bagel and a pretzel.
Watch the video below:
Member of the Nobel committee for physics explains topology using a cinnamon bun, a bagel and a pretzel https://t.co/gORO04UYam
— The Nobel Prize (@NobelPrize) October 4, 2016