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Old 03-13-2018, 11:48 PM   #1
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Professor Stephen Hawking has died at age 76. Professor Hawking died peacefully at his home in Cambridge, England in the early hours of this morning, a spokesperson for his family says.
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Old 03-14-2018, 12:20 AM   #3
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First Craig Mack and now Stephen Hawking :(
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Default Re: Stephen Hawking dies at 76

Damn a brilliant mind gone forever. Still the fact he made it as long as he did is a bit of a miracle.
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Old 03-14-2018, 05:37 AM   #5
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He contributed so much to the advancement of mankind. RIP
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Old 03-14-2018, 05:45 AM   #6
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RIP. One of the great thinkers of our time.
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Old 03-14-2018, 06:26 AM   #7
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I'm glad he was able to live as long as he did.

May your next life be merrier.
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Old 03-14-2018, 06:44 AM   #8
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The preeminent scientific mind of my lifetime... He inspired my generation in so many ways, and was even able to poke fun at his own fame (tie, the Big Bang Theory). If you haven't seen it yet, a must watch documentary is "A Brief History of Time".

Rest in peace Mr Hawking.
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Somewhere Sheldon Cooper is in deep mourning.
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Old 03-14-2018, 07:51 AM   #10
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Great intellectual mind will be missed.
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Old 03-14-2018, 07:56 AM   #11
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Amazing that he survived 55 years with ALS. For those who have been exposed to it, it is truly a horrible disease.
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A great thinker, yes. However his living example of the indomitable human spirit may be his greatest contribution to the species.
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Amazing man for sure. I've only got 50 years to go to tie his record!
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Old 03-14-2018, 10:38 AM   #14
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Obviously there will be a lot of (well-deserved) tributes to his brilliance today. And his amazing spirit to accomplish so much while fighting that horrible disease was remarkable as well.

But one thing I want to say is that he was really funny. I didn't read (or understand) all of his books or anything but of what I did read I remember laughing a lot at his jokes and being awe struck at his ability to make the most complicated concepts more accessible to the "less-brilliant" mind
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I loved him in "A Beautiful Mind".
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Sort of fitting that he passed on Pi day, which is also Einstine's Birthday.
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On humanity: "We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special" - Interview in Der Spiegel, October 1988
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One of the greatest minds this world has ever seen. RIP
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It seems scientific research is far more dispersed nowadays than it used to be. There isn't a single person that we can say achieved scientific greatness. He may be the last.
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