Stephen Hawking is a British physicist, known for his book "A Brief History of Time," as well as his frequent media appearances. Hawking is well-known for his use of a distinct computerized voice, due to his own voice ha... More »

Stephen Hawking is responsible for the discovery of black hole radiation, which is often referred to as Hawking Radiation. Hawking has played a part in many scientific fields and has collaborated with a number of other s... More » Science Physics Particle Physics

Stephen Hawking suffers from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, which is more commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease or ALS. Although he received his diagnosis at age 21, the severity of his symptoms progressed gradual... More »

Stephen Hawking's IQ is not known for certain. Hawking has never been interested in how high his IQ is, but it has been estimated to be over 160. Hawking is well-known for his contributions to physics and gaining a bette... More »

Despite an immobilizing disability, Stephen Hawking’s research has changed science’s fundamental understanding of the universe. A prolific writer, he has published numerous scientific papers on theoretical physics and co... More »

Stephen Hawking believes aliens are real, and humans should tread carefully when first meeting them. Mathematically, he believes there is a challenge in figuring out what their characteristics may be. He also says that p... More »

Stephen Hawking is most famous for his theory about black holes. The theory hypothesizes that black holes release matter in the form of radiation. He is also renowned for his book "A Brief History of Time." More »