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Stephen Hawking declares: 'There are no black holes'

Consternation and angst reign after the famed physicist suggests there are no black holes from which light can't escape to infinity.

By Jan. 25, 2014

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Stephen Hawking: In 50 years, we'll be living on the moon

It seems as if this century will be the real Space Age, according to the famed physicist.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Xiaomi said to be hawking $50 smartphones in the near future

The Chinese smartphone maker not only aims to churn out 40 million phones this year, it also appears to be creating a mobile device that doesn't cost much more than a tank of gas.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Stephen Hawking: God particle discovery disappointing

In a speech at London's Science Museum, the famed physicist says the Higgs boson discovery makes physics less interesting. He adds that we've only got 1,000 years left on Earth anyway.

By Nov. 13, 2013

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Scientist: Hawking is 'brain in a vat'

commentary To celebrate Stephen Hawking's 71st birthday, a fellow scientist suggests that perhaps it is the machines rather than the man who should be celebrated. She compares him to Darth Vader.

By Jan. 12, 2013

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Stephen Hawking: The afterlife is a fairy tale (but your brain might go on)

Speaking at the premiere of a documentary about his life, the famed physicist said the human brain might be able to be copied and therefore preserved. But the body? No chance.

By Sep. 21, 2013

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Stephen Hawking predicts end-of-Earth scenario

The renowned theoretical physicist urges humans to go into space in order to save ourselves.

By Apr. 10, 2013

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Stephen Hawking: So here's how it all happened without God

In a speech in Pasadena, Calif., the famed physicist wonders what God was doing before the universe was created and says he's grateful that he wasn't subject to a church inquisition.

By Apr. 17, 2013

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Friday Poll: Is Hawking right about us needing to colonize space?

All-around smart guy Stephen Hawking is pushing for humanity to hurry up and figure out ways to colonize in space in case we ruin the planet we already have.

By Apr. 12, 2013

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Stephen Hawking sucks opera singer into black hole (in an ad)

The famed thinker appears in a well-known series of auto insurance ads in the U.K. You'll love his fiendish laugh.

By Jan. 1, 2013