The personal belongings of Stephen Hawking will be auctioned in London. Proceeds will go to the Stephen Hawking Foundation and the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
October 22, 2018
Stephen Hawking was buried at Westminster Abbey's Scientists' Corner, between Charles Darwin and Isaac Newton. Thousands of people attended the memorial service, after which the scientist's voice was beamed to space.
Material Science June 16, 2018
Stephen Hawking's ashes will be interred in Westminster Abbey near the grave of Sir Isaac Newton. His remains will also be near Charles Darwin's grave.
Celebrities March 20, 2018
Albert Einstein was relatively unknown when he published his papers that introduced the theory of relativity in 1915. An experiment conducted during the May 1919 total solar eclipse changed that.
Space May 31, 2017
The Chemical Heritage Foundation now keeps a manuscript handwritten by Sir Isaac Newton detailing a recipe needed for the 'Philosopher's Stone.' Newton was quite fascinated with alchemy, experts said.
Animals April 8, 2016
The tweet from American astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson bewildered many Christians. The message deemed 'anti-Christian' earned him a record number of re-tweets.
Society December 30, 2014
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson pokes fun at Christmas, causing a big bang on Twitter. Some Christians took exception to tweets posted by the Hayden Planetarium director, who took to Facebook to expound on his posts.
Society December 28, 2014
Neil deGrasse Tyson will tell the stories of two famous scientists and comets in When Knowledge Conquered Fear, the third episode of Cosmos: A Spacetime Journey
Space March 22, 2014