Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking

Stephen William Hawking, is an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology within the University of Cambridge. His scientific works include a collaboration with Roger Penrose on gravitational singularity theorems in the framework of general relativity and the theoretical prediction that black holes emit radiation, often called Hawking radiation. Wikipedia*

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Stephen Hawking has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Statement. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 4,148 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. March 6, 1998 - Present Professor, Physics, University of Cambridge Videos: 3

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  • Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremony

    Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremony

    President and Mrs. Obama participated in a ceremony for the 2009 recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. President Obama…

  • Future of Space Travel

    Future of Space Travel

    Stephen Hawking and others spoke about the future of space exploration as part of a lecture series to mark the 50th anniversary of NASA.…

  • Science in the Next Millennium

    Science in the Next Millennium

    As part of the Millennium Program, Professor Hawking spoke about the future of scientific endeavor. He stressed that…

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