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Stephen Hawking: a brief history of genius


  • World
  • Wednesday, 14 Mar 2018

Stephen Hawking, who has died aged 76, was Britain's most famous modern day scientist.

Stephen Hawking, who has died aged 76, was Britain's most famous modern day scientist.

LONDON (AFP) - Stephen Hawking, who has died aged 76, was Britain's most famous modern day scientist, a genius who dedicated his life to unlocking the secrets of the Universe.

Born on January 8, 1942 -- 300 years to the day after the death of the father of modern science, Galileo Galilei -- he believed science was his destiny.

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