Stephen Hawking barely needs an introduction, but his recent direction does. He is packaging the universe for the younger generation. With his daughter Lucy Hawking, he has branched out into writing children's books. They tell Alison George all about it, and recount Stephen's personal alien experience.
Everyone's got a copy of A Brief History of Time, but few have finished it. If we engage children in science young enough, will this change?
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