Stephen Hawking hospitalized, reported very ill

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    What a struggle his life has been. How much he has given the world...
     
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    I will wish for him to get well and hope he does. Either that or he soon passes to explore the great universe he helped us all understand better without the confines he has had to live with.
     
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    Thank you for posting this Sarah, I had no idea. I remember buying his " A Brief History of Time" for a boyfriend, but I loved it so much I kept it for myself.


    And of course, Mr. Hawking was on "The Simpsons"-making him one cool nerd! :cool:
     
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    I just heard it on the nightly news.

    :lol: Yes he is a cool nerd..
     
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    He was only 21 when he was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's. He's 67 now. That's rough.
     
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    Very rough. He's a trooper, in spite of all the problems he has faced he still did so much for science.
     
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    But thank God for medical breakthroughs that has kept him going all these years! :clap2:
     
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    Oh yeah. In recent years, he has reminded me of just one big brain.
     
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    My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why it is as it is and why it exists at all. - Stephen Hawking

    Is that all? :)
     
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    The man is one of the true giants of science.

    i hope he can recover.
     

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