Hawking on the future of mankind

I blogged, not too long ago, that Stephen Hawking was going to be interviewed by the BBC and that you could submit a question for him. Did you? Well, the interview has now taken place. Five questions on the table were … – Was there a “time” when there was “nothing”? – Roland, Lagos – … Read more Hawking on the future of mankind

Do you have a question for Stephen Hawking?

The physicist and author Stephen Hawking will be 70 in January. Not bad for a man who was told he had just months to live in 1963 when he was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease. He is indeed truly amazing, for not only has he advanced our understanding in astonishing ways, he has done so … Read more Do you have a question for Stephen Hawking?

Stephen Hawking: ‘There is no heaven; it’s a fairy story’

There is an article in yesterday’s Guardian in which the Stephen Hawking shares his thoughts on death, M-theory, human purpose and our chance existence. I guess most are now familiar with his views and the trouble it stirred up from the believers last time (more on that it a moment). First here is an extract … Read more Stephen Hawking: ‘There is no heaven; it’s a fairy story’

Comments on “No God needed for Big bang”

As I’m sure you are aware by now, the world famous scientist, Prof. Stephen Hawking, has a new book coming out in which he explains that we don’t need God to explain the Big Bang. Our current understanding of modern physics is now sufficient and leaves no room left for the “God did it” hypothesis. … Read more Comments on “No God needed for Big bang”