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Did you know that Stephen Hawking died today?

Asked by RedDeerGuy1 (24639points) March 13th, 2018

I just found out.

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rojo's avatar

I heard it on the radio about 11:45pm on the way home. So, yes.

anniereborn's avatar

No, I didn’t :(

SergeantQueen's avatar

I just found out as well.

flutherother's avatar

I just heard a minute ago. He was a great man and an inspiration and his work will stand for eternity.

Jeruba's avatar

I didn’t until just now. I guess in some part of my consciousness I thought he was going to live forever.

filmfann's avatar

He was amazingly smart, and yet still came up with some incredibly stupid ideas.

imrainmaker's avatar

Oh..I didn’t see this question before. Just asked similar question in general. RIP Stephen Hawking. Such a great personality and a fighter.

Mimishu1995's avatar

At least the man got to live until 76 when doctors though he only had a few years to live.

janbb's avatar

No I didn’t. What a brilliant mind! I think we still need him.

cookieman's avatar

His theories on gravity, black holes, and the big bang are truly amazing. His scientific accomplishments in spite of his disabilities are inspirational. And his celebrity status brought much needed attention to the study of science — probably inspiring more than a few young scientists.

MrGrimm888's avatar

Yes. There’s a thread in General about him.

A great great man. A great loss.

ucme's avatar

I heard just as chef threw out an expired vegetable…the irony was not lost on us

ucme's avatar

He would have found that funny, you may carry on being offended

SergeantQueen's avatar

No, I’m not offended @ucme I found it funny I was just saying.

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