Topic: A Brief History of Time

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  • Chapter & Verse Which are the most unread books of 2014?

    Jordan Ellenberg, a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, recently designed the Hawking Index, named after Stephen Hawking's book 'A Brief History of Time' (often called 'the most unread book of all time'), to calculate which books are put down the most often.

  • Hawking snubs Israeli conference in protest

    Advice from Palestinian academics guided Stephen Hawking's decision not to attend a June conference in Israel. The prominent British scientist is protesting the Israeli occupation of Palestinian lands, according to Cambridge University.  

  • The Hidden Reality

    The Hidden Reality

    Brian Greene’s latest foray into the great beyond explores the possibility that there is not one big uncharted universe but many.

  • Stephen Hawking looks at the cosmos in 'The Grand Design'

    Stephen Hawking looks at the cosmos in 'The Grand Design'

    Stephen Hawking investigates the M-theory in his new book. According to Stephen Hawking and co-author Leonard Mlodinow, M-theory is a 'unified theory of everything that Albert Einstein was looking for, but never found.'

  • Stephen Hawking book 'The Grand Design' out in September

    Stephen Hawking book 'The Grand Design' out in September

    Stephen Hawking hasn't had a major new work in nearly a decade. This September he'll release 'The Grand Design.'

  • Stephen Hawking: Aliens may not come in peace

    Stephen Hawking: Aliens may not come in peace

    According to renowned British scientist Stephen Hawking, aliens could be more interested in exploiting our natural resources than sharing their technology with us.