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2014-02-06 23:02:15

On Monday, Space for All (Urbana, IL) announced they will be teaming up with students at the University of Illinois to send an action figure of Stephen Hawking on a balloon to an altitude of over

Stephen Hawking
2014-01-26 04:58:06

If most physicists claimed that the popular notion of black holes as event horizons from which light cannot escape is wrong, they would be almost immediately dismissed (and possibly even scoffed at). However, when Stephen Hawking makes such an assertion, the scientific community stands up and takes notice.

Black Holes Unlikely To Help Explain Dark Matter
2014-01-21 04:38:37

Dark matter, the mysterious substance that comprises more than 85 percent of the universe, is unlikely to be made of primordial black holes due to the existence of neutron stars.

Recipe For Universe Heat Stir
2013-12-11 11:09:12

A team of researchers from Vienna University of Technology has proposed a new formula for the creation of universes: Apply heat and stir.

Hawking Speaks About God Particle Discovery
2013-11-13 05:17:51

While many scientists hail the discovery of the Higgs boson as one of the preeminent finds of our time, one of the top thinkers of our era said that he was disappointed by the Nobel Prize-winning research – and admitted that he lost a $100 bet as a result of it.

Computers Keeping Our Minds Alive After We Die? Stephen Hawking Says Yes
2013-09-22 08:02:19

Stephen Hawking does not believe in the conventional version of the afterlife, but he does believe that technology could someday allow our minds to live on once our bodies are gone.

Stephen Hawking Right To Die
2013-09-17 13:42:21

Stephen Hawking, the world's most famous and beloved theoretical physicist, has come out in favor of assisted suicide in a recent interview with BBC News.

2013-07-20 23:02:12

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Stephen Hawking Touches On God And Dark Matter At Caltech Speech
2013-04-18 11:09:45

Although he probably never expected a career in physics would warrant it, Stephen Hawking received a ‘rock star’ reception to his speaking engagement at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena, California on Tuesday.


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