E-News | 14/03/2021 01:20 PM | Click to read full article
One of the few scientists in the modern world who have gained celebrity-like recognition and fan-following is physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking. His death on March 14, 2018, sent waves of sadness throughout the scientific community as well as non-scientific folks who were his admirers.
Despite fighting a battle with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), his desire to explore the universe spread his scientific knowledge to the rest of the world. From the formation of the universe to its possible end, Hawking made calculated predictions about it all.