Stephen Hawking, Carl Sagan and Arthur C. Clarke Interview

This 1988 interview features physicist Stephen Hawking, science fiction author Arthur C. Clarke, and astronomer Carl Sagan discussing the Big Bang Theory, God, human existence, and the possibility of alien life.

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