R.I.P: Stephen Hawking dies at the age 76 | Hot Streaks

R.I.P: Stephen Hawking dies at the age 76 | Hot Streaks
Stephen Hawking
Stephen Hawking, world-renowned physicist and author died today morning as confirmed by a family member.



In a statement, his children Lucy Robert and Tim said "We have deeply saddened that our beloved father passed away today. He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for many years. His courage and persistence with his brilliance and humour inspired people across the world. He once said 'It would not be much of a universe if it wasn't home to the people you love.' We will miss him forever. "


His most recognized theory explains that Black Holes do emit radiation and these radiations were called "Hawking's Radiation" in honour of him.



R.I.P: Stephen Hawking dies at the age 76 | Hot Streaks
A black hole


In his lifetime he wrote 15 books in total and one of which was "A Brief History Of Time", which became the most selling book of him, selling over 10 million copies till date.



R.I.P: Stephen Hawking dies at the age 76 | Hot Streaks
Book by Stephen Hawking:A Brief History Of  Time

In his early life he studied natural science at Oxford University before hitting by Motor Neuron disease.At first, he was given an expected lifetime of about two years after being diagnosed with rare form of motor neuron disease, leaving him wheelchair bound all the time and unable to speak.His only mode of communication was through the special computer known as Speech Generating Device often shortened as SGD.


He was featured on many TV shows including The Big Bang Theory and Red Dwarf. His life story is portrayed in the film called The Theory Of Everything which won Oscars for the best actor, the role was played by Eddie Redmayne. The movie also got nominated for Oscars in Best Actress, Best Picture and Best Writing Adapted Screenplay category.


In a nutshell, the void left by the genius Scientist whose IQ score was 160, cannot be filled again.





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R.I.P: Stephen Hawking dies at the age 76 | Hot Streaks R.I.P: Stephen Hawking dies at the age 76 | Hot Streaks Reviewed by Abhishek Arya on March 14, 2018 Rating: 5

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