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Stephen Hawking’s nurse accused of serious misconduct
Stephen Hawking
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Stephen Hawking’s nurse accused of serious misconduct

Nurse who cared for the late cosmologist for 15 years suspended amid official investigation
11 Mar 2019
Celebrities who died in 2018
Aretha Franklin
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Celebrities who died in 2018

From Aretha Franklin to George H.W. Bush, here are some of the famous people who have passed away this year
18 Dec 2018
Stephen Hawking auction: what’s on sale
Stephen Hawking
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Stephen Hawking auction: what’s on sale

The late physicist’s groundbreaking 1965 Cambridge PhD thesis is among almost two dozen items going under hammer
22 Oct 2018
Stephen Hawking predicted race of superhumans
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Stephen Hawking predicted race of superhumans

Late physicist feared abuse of genetic modification technology may lead to two-tiered society
15 Oct 2018
Soft hair: Stephen Hawking’s final theory explained
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Soft hair: Stephen Hawking’s final theory explained

Late cosmologist’s last work tackles enduring mystery of ‘information paradox’
11 Oct 2018
Stephen Hawking: best quotes from the pioneering physicist
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Stephen Hawking: best quotes from the pioneering physicist

Bon mots from the professor known for his sense of humour as well as scientific brilliance
29 Aug 2018
Stephen Hawking’s voice to be beamed into black hole
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Stephen Hawking’s voice to be beamed into black hole

Satellite will broadcast “message of peace and hope” after Westminster Abbey memorial service
15 Jun 2018

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How to enter the ballot for Stephen Hawking memorial service
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How to enter the ballot for Stephen Hawking memorial service

Physicist’s children offering 1,000 free tickets to Service of Thanksgiving to members of the public
9 May 2018
Dying Stephen Hawking changed his mind about Big Bang theory
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Dying Stephen Hawking changed his mind about Big Bang theory

Famed physicist revised key idea shortly before his death in March
3 May 2018
Stephen Hawking’s ashes to be buried near Newton and Darwin
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Stephen Hawking’s ashes to be buried near Newton and Darwin

Physicist’s remains to be interred in thanksgiving service near memorials to other famous scientists
21 Mar 2018
Stephen Hawking: Twitter reacts to death of ‘beautiful mind’
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Stephen Hawking: Twitter reacts to death of ‘beautiful mind’

Scientists, politicians and celebrities pay tribute to man whose theories ‘unlocked the universe’
14 Mar 2018
Professor Stephen Hawking dies, aged 76
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Professor Stephen Hawking dies, aged 76

Famed physicist and author remembered for his contribution to science
14 Mar 2018
Stephen Hawking to take NHS England and Jeremy Hunt to court
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Stephen Hawking to take NHS England and Jeremy Hunt to court

Campaign group says health system shake-up opens door to privatisation
30 Jan 2018
Should we be worried about artificial intelligence?
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Should we be worried about artificial intelligence?

In Depth: the rise of AI robots could make or break mankind’s future
10 Nov 2017
Stephen Hawking urges inquiry into Jeremy Hunt's NHS claims
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Stephen Hawking urges inquiry into Jeremy Hunt's NHS claims

Professor joins scientists and doctors in saying evidence is shaky and 'cherry-picked'
16 Sep 2016
Stephen Hawking named in latest Glastonbury line-up
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Stephen Hawking named in latest Glastonbury line-up

Physicist joins Kanye West, The Who and Foo Fighters on bill for Glastonbury Festival in June
13 May 2015
GALAXY SONG: Stephen Hawking covers Monty Python
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GALAXY SONG: Stephen Hawking covers Monty Python

Hawking explains how the universe works in Python song and gets to run over Brian Cox
14 Apr 2015
REVIEWS: Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything
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REVIEWS: Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything

Eddie Redmayne 'exceptional' as physicist Stephen Hawking in inspiring highbrow tearjerker
7 Jan 2015
UK: Brits mostly read the Bible and Darwin
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UK: Brits mostly read the Bible and Darwin

Poll by Folio Society sees Bible win on 37% – but Origin Of Species comes close with 35%
13 Nov 2014
HAWKING: 'God particle could destroy universe'
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HAWKING: 'God particle could destroy universe'

The Higgs boson particle could cause time and space to collapse at high energies, warns the physicist
8 Sep 2014
SCIENCE: England couldn't hit cow's arse with a banjo
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SCIENCE: England couldn't hit cow's arse with a banjo

'Boffins' officially confirm that England 'couldn't hit a cow's arse with a banjo'
29 May 2014
Amazon's top 100 books: no Don Quixote or Moby Dick
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Amazon's top 100 books: no Don Quixote or Moby Dick

Its books to read before you die has some surprising omissions, including Robinson Crusoe, Ulysses and Frankenstein
7 Feb 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 9 May 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 9 May 2013

9 May 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 11 Dec 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 11 Dec 2012

11 Dec 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 30 Aug 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 30 Aug 2012

30 Aug 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 25 Jun 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 25 Jun 2012

25 Jun 2012