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Stephen Hawking Wheelchair And Other Personal Effects To Be Sold At Auction

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 Buried At Westminster Abbey, Between Charles Darwin And Isaac Newton

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 To Be Buried Near Sir Isaac Newton's Grave

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

Total Solar Eclipse Proved Einstein's General Theory Of Relativity

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

Manuscript Reveals Isaac Newton's Recipe For Philosopher's Stone

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

Neil deGrasse Tyson on Controversial 'Anti-Christian' Tweet: Just Astonished by Facts, Servant of Cosmic Curiosity

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

Neil deGrasse Tyson's Provocative Christmas Tweet Kicks Off Twitter Storm: Are Christians Overreacting?

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's Cosmos continues journey with 'When Knowledge Conquered Fear'

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

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