Stephen Hawking

Ill Health Forces Stephen Hawking To Cancel Talks

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK

Professor Stephen Hawking has been forced to cancel a number of public engagements because of ill health, it has been confirmed. The award-winning ...

Stephen Hawking Casually Points Out Aliens Will Most Likely Exterminate Us All

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK Tech

Get ready for an alien take over. Stephen Hawking has spoken out about our run in with extraterrestrial creatures and the bad news is it is not go...

Keep Calm, Stephen Hawking Has Discovered The Way Out Of A Black Hole

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Tech

“If you feel you are in a black hole, don’t give up,” Stephen Hawking told his captive audience at a lecture hosted by the KTH Royal Institute o...

So, Religious Robots Could Become An Actual Thing

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK Tech

A group of scholars and thinkers have argued that religion is not off the table, as far as artificial intelligence is confirmed. In article for da...

'Zoolander 2' Trailer Features Unlikely Celebrity Cameo

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 03.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

The first teaser trailer for ‘Zoolander 2’ is here - and it’s as typically off-the-wall and irreverent as fans of the original film will no doub...

It's Official, This Is What We're Using To Find Aliens On Jupiter

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Tech

The European Space Agency's mission to Jupiter has received another green light that could help us find alien life on the large planet and its icy moo...

Is Stephen Hawking's Hunt For Aliens Worth $100 Million? No

Nitya Rajan | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Tech
Nitya Rajan

Yes, I'm grateful that we have pioneers including Hawking and Milner who are willing to invest. But what about the more immediate problems on our doorstep that simply refuse to budge despite the policies, brain power, human capital and money we've thrown at it.

China Just Kickstarted A New Alien Space Race

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Tech

China has announced that it is building the world's largest telescope with a dish that equals the size of 30 football pitches. According to state m...

Starmus 3 Festival Has Most Impressive Line-Up Yet

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Star-watchers who stopped to marvel at the "double-star" two nights ago when Jupiter crossed with Venus in the night sky will be delighted to learn th...

Mark Zuckerberg Casually Chats To Stephen Hawking About Living Forever

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Tech

Mark Zuckerberg was on Facebook last night conducting his regular Townhall Q&As, with a few not-so-regular people including Stephen Hawking and Arnold...

Stephen Hawking 'Pulls Out Of Glastonbury Appearance'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 26.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Professor Stephen Hawking has reportedly had to pull out of a scheduled appearance at Glastonbury. MORE GLASTONBURY: 21 People Who Took Too Much B...

Stephen Hawking Would Consider Assisted Suicide If He Became A Burden To His Loved Ones

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK

Professor Stephen Hawking has revealed he would consider assisted suicide – but not before he has “unravelled more of the universe”. The phy...

Stephen Hawking: I Fear Students With My Kind Of Condition Won't Get The Support They Need

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Stephen Hawking has voiced his fears students with conditions similar to his will not receive the support they need to succeed due to funding cuts. ...

The Large Hadron Collider Is Trying To End The World Again

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Tech

The Large Hadron Collider at CERN has broken a world record again by smashing two beams of protons together at a total energy of 13 teraelectronvolts ...

Robots Will Be Our Masters In 100 Years

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Tech

Artificial Intelligence is widely considered to be one of the most important technological landmarks in our evolution, it's also considered as one of ...

Stephen Hawking Set For Glastonbury Appearance

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

Glastonbury is well-known for offering something a little different, and at 2015’s festival, Stephen Hawking will be giving a talk. The world-re...

What Stephen Hawking REALLY Thought Of Eddie Redmayne's Performance

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

Eddie Redmayne has been open about the challenge he faced in the film 'The Theory of Everything' - that of portraying Professor Stephen Hawking all th...

Stephen Hawking's Daughter To Katie Hopkins: Stop Bullying Disabled People

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.05.2015 | UK

The daughter of physicist Stephen Hawking has written an open letter to Katie Hopkins urging her to stop making life harder for disabled people. V...

The Strangest One Direction News You'll Read Today

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

One Direction fans have received some comfort from the unlikeliest of places, after Professor Stephen Hawking offered them reassurance during a discus...

In Another Universe One Direction Are Back Together

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Tech

One Direction are no longer whole. That's a fact, whether you like it or not. While this may be irreversible in our universe, Stephen Hawking has pres...

Mwah! David And Orlando Pucker Up After Stephen Hawking Sketch

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 19.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

David Walliams was one of the many A-listers who did something funny for money on Friday night, in a bid to raise cash for Comic Relief. In previo...

Stephen Hawking Reacts To Eddie's Oscars Win

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Professor Stephen Hawking has said that he’s “proud” of Eddie Redmayne, after he won the Best Actor gong at the Oscars on Sunday night. MORE ...

Did You Hear Eddie Redmayne's Little Squeal?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Eddie Redmayne took it all the way to the end of Awards Season, concluding his spectacular run with the Oscar for Best Lead Actor for his extraordinar...

Hawking Calls Empathy Over Aggression Key To Humanity's Future

PA | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK

Aggression should be weeded out of the human race and replaced by empathy, according to renowned physicist Professor Stephen Hawking. The celebrity sc...

Artificial Intelligence: Embrace Evolution!

Martijn de Wever | Posted 19.04.2015 | UK Tech
Martijn de Wever

Should we fear the speed of technological progress? We decided to not fear but embrace it. As fear is an emotion based on the disability to predict the outcome of a particular situation, we choose to become better at predicting and finding ways to assist us in making the right decision.