Stephen Hawking passes away at 76: Six videos of the physicist you need to watch

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: March 14, 2018 10:56 am

Professor Stephen Hawking who is known for his ground-breaking work on singularity, black holes, passed away at the age of 76. Hawking was diagnosed with ALS (a form of Motor Neurone Disease) in 1963.

Stephen William Hawking passed away at the age of 76 on March 14, 2018. The physicist and well-known author died at his home in Cambridge, a family representative said in a statement. He was born on January 8, 1942.  Professor Hawking is one of the most famous cosmologists and theoretical physicists of our time.

Hawking also held the prestigious Lucasian Professor of Mathematics chair at the University of Cambridge till 2009. This position was once held by Isaac Newton. Hawking’s book like ‘A Brief History of Time‘ also made him and his scientific work well-known outside the realm of…

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