Stephen Hawking Biography

The BIO Channel presents a mini Stephen Hawking biography video. Learn about his childhood, his theory on black holes, living with ALS, and his bestselling science book A Brief History of Time. Hawking's most important work is discussed, including his chief theory that black holes should emit radiation, which came to be known as Hawking Radiation. Related Article: The Theory of Everything: History vs. Hollywood

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The Theory of Everything tells the story of the most celebrated physicist of our time, Stephen Hawking, and his wife Jane Wilde, the arts student he fell in love with when he was attending Cambridge in the 1960s. At 21, Hawking was diagnosed with motor neuron disease, otherwise known as ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) or Lou Gehrig's disease, and was given just two years to live. He married Jane, beat the odds, and went on to be referred to as the successor to Einstein, in addition to being the father of three children.

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