Stephen Hawking honored, ashes buried at Westminster Abbey

The groundbreaking British physicist and mathematician died at the age of 76 in March, after a lifelong battle against terminal motor neuron disease.
0:27 | 06/16/18

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A powerful memorial service at London's Westminster abbey today. Three months after his death, the ashes of groundbreaking physicist Stephen hawking were laid to rest under a plaque with one of his equations on it. Between the graves of sir Charles Darwin and sir Isaac newton. At the same time the European space agency beamed Hawkings' voice to the nearest black hole with a message of peace and hope.

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