• Stephen Hawking was my real-life Time Lord: Remembering the genius who inspired countless humans on this rock drifting through space

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Stephen Hawking died in his home in Cambridge at age 76 on March 14, 2018.
    The physicist pioneered new ways of understanding black holes and the universe.
    His popular-science books - especially "A Brief History of Time" - may persist as some of his greatest achievements.
    Stephen Hawking, who's known for his explorations of time and discovering that black holes can evaporate, died today at age 76 in his home in Cambridge.
    I was lucky enough to see him speak in person twice, but I first got acquainted with the British physicist during a long Boy Scout trip in Ohio.
    Hawking, of course, wasn't...
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  • Stephen Hawking's TV show is now free to watch online

    Stephen Hawking's TV show is now free to watch online

    6 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    Stephen Hawking's Favorite Places, a three-part TV series that made its debut in January, is being made available free to watch in honor of Hawking's life, according to tech and science video streaming site Curiositystream. The renowned astrophysicist passed away today in Cambridge, England. He was 76. The final and unreleased episode w...
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  • Stephen Hawking At Vietnam War Protest With Tariq Ali, Vanessa Redgrave Is A Miscaptioned Photo

    Stephen Hawking At Vietnam War Protest With Tariq Ali, Vanessa Redgrave Is A Miscaptioned Photo

    6 monthes ago - By Business 2 Community

    Photo Credit: Doug Wheller
    Stephen Hawking seen attending a Vietnam War protest in 1968 is a miscaptioned photograph. A photograph available via the National Portrait Gallery incorrectly identifies the renowned theoretical physicist and cosmologist as having been a man seen in an image attending a Vietnam War protest.
    Since Hawking's death, the miscaptioned photograph has gone viral. Hawking, who was diagnosed with the motor neuron disease ALS at age 21, was best known for his work with black holes and published the international bestseller “A Brief History of Time” in 1988.
    While social...
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  • Stephen Hawking, Physicist, Denouncing Liberal ‘Junk Science' On His Death Bed Is Fake News

    Stephen Hawking, Physicist, Denouncing Liberal ‘Junk Science' On His Death Bed Is Fake News

    6 monthes ago - By Business 2 Community

    Photo Credit: Doug Wheller
    Stephen Hawking denouncing liberal “junk science” on his death bed is fake news. There is no truth that the recently deceased renowned theoretical physicist and cosmologist had spoken in his last will words that denied science in favor of his new found religion. Hawking indeed recently passed away at his home in Cambridge, Mass. However, he did not denounce “junk science.”
    Where did this fake news originate? Daily World Update published the fake news article on March 14, 2018, reporting that Hawking confessed to his wife on his death bed that God did exist and...
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