Stephen William Hawking died Wednesday morning in Cambridge, England at the age of 76. He was without question the best-known scientist of his time. That was not necessarily because of his prowess as a scientist—the future will judge how right or wrong he was about the various aspects of cosmology that he studied. It was rather because he achieved celebrity status through his efforts to popularize cosmology, displayed a demolition derby-style personality that appealed to many, and the fact that his illness (a rare early-onset but slowly progressing case of ALS—“Lou Gehrig’s Disease”) made him instantaneously recognizable across the intellectually sentient parts of the globe.
نستخدم ملفات الكوكيز لنسهل عليك استخدام مواقعنا الإلكترونية ونكيف المحتوى والإعلانات وفقا لمتطلباتك واحتياجاتك الخاصة، لتوفير ميزات وسائل التواصل الاجتماعية ولتحليل حركة المرور لدينا...اعرف أكثر