Tag: Motor neurone disease
The true courage of science’s brightest star
What can we learn from Stephen Hawking? Superstar physicist, renowned writer and inspiring teacher — Hawking achieved all this despite huge adversity. Some see a life lesson for us all.
Cynics pour cold water on ice bucket challenge
Social media has been flooded in recent weeks with videos of friends and celebrities dousing themselves in icy water. The challenge is for charity, but has it done more harm than good?
Illness hits Hawking as fans praise ‘science genius’
Physicist Stephen Hawking has missed his 70th birthday due to an infection. But doctors said he would be dead at 23. Within a failing body, lies a brilliant, stubborn, optimistic mind.