Stephen Hawking dies aged 76

Renowned British physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking died today. He was 76.

Hawking had a rare early-onset slow-progressing form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as motor neurone disease or Lou Gehrig‘s disease, that gradually paralysed him over the decades. The diagnosis of his disease came when Hawking was 21 years old, in 1963.


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