World knows Stephen Hawking as an Astrophysicist, a cosmic thinker and a revolutionary scientist. Unfortunately, Hawking, 76 is dead. Stephen Hawking’s death has been revealed by his three children on early Wednesday. He died peacefully at his residence.
Stephen Hawking was the longest surviving patient of Motor neurone disease. It was in 1963 that this great physicist was diagnosed with this very rare disease. Most interestingly, his doctors gave him a time span of two years to live. But the extraordinary skills and resilience to continue with life gave him about five more decades to live on.
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His best-selling books, his writings and all the research work (especially about black holes and big bang theory) will keep on guiding the scientific world in all the years to come.