Stephen Hawking dies at age 76

World-renowned physicist died peacefully at his home in Cambridge, England.
1:48 | 03/14/18

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Stephen hawking will be rebounded as a genius who did not let his disease stop him. I've had als for practically all my adult life yet it has not prevent med from having a very attractive family and being successful in my work. Hakee's been compared to Einstein and Isaac newton. His book "Brief history in time "A.I. Tackles black hole and string theory. In 2004 conceded black holes insteds of destroying what falls into them he found they do allow critical information to get out. So we can be sure of the past and we can predict the future. Hawking was born in 1942. Early on displayed a love of science and at 20 a physicist phenome and was a takkaristattack with als. Lou Gehrig disaster Easley. He took science beyond the classroom into popular culture even appearing on television shows such as the Simms. If you are looking for trouble you found it. Just try me. His spirit of adventure led him to accept an offer of weightlessness. It was amazing. Asked many times if his disability held him back, hawking syst hawking simply said it gave him more time to think. For the world of science it wasn't time enough. Gloria Riveria ABC news. A true testament to the power of the mind and the human spirit.

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