Stephen Hawking

  • Indian physicist resolved Black Hole paradox much before Hawking 06-02-2014 07:55 AM

    Bangalore: A new paper released late January in which famed British physicist Stephen Hawking contradicts his own theory and says that Black Holes - in the real sense - do not actually exist has startled the world science community. But Abhas Mitra, a theoretical physicist at the Bhabha Atomic Research...
  • Third of UK children think Einstein is a reality TV star 29-10-2012 03:35 PM

    London: A third of primary school children in the UK believe Albert Einstein is a reality TV star and one-fourth of them think Stephen Hawking is a hairdresser, a new study has found. However, 68 per cent were correctly able to identify Mark Zuckerberg as the founder of social networking...
  • Stephen Hawking misses 70th birthday celebration 08-01-2012 11:32 PM

    Cambridge: Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking was not well enough to attend a conference in honor of his 70th birthday, a University of Cambridge official said on Sunday. Hawking's remarkable career is being honored as part of a day-long conference on cosmology being hosted at the university, but the celebrity scientist...
  • Stephen Hawking to turn 70, defying disease 08-01-2012 01:38 PM

    Cambridge: British scientist Stephen Hawking has decoded some of the most puzzling mysteries of the universe but he has left one mystery unsolved: How he has managed to survive so long with such a crippling disease. The physicist and cosmologist was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease when he was a...
  • Heaven is a fairy tale, says physicist Hawking 16-05-2011 05:58 PM

    London: Heaven is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark, the eminent British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking said in an interview published on Monday. Hawking, 69, was expected to die within a few years of being diagnosed with degenerative motor neurone disease at the age of 21, but...
  • There are no aliens in the universe 25-01-2011 02:34 PM

    London: There are probably no aliens out there - meaning we are entirely alone in the universe, said an astronomer. Even though there may many earth like planets, their existing conditions are likely to be too hostile to support life-forms such as extra terrestrials (ET), according to him. Howard Smith,...
  • Doomsday nearer, says Prof Hawking 18-01-2007 01:42 PM

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  • Stephen Hawking hopes to go to space 08-01-2007 07:39 PM

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  • 'Humans must colonise other planets' 01-12-2006 03:32 PM

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  • Why earth was created? Ask Hawking 05-10-2006 10:23 AM

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