Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking Is Heading Into Space On Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic Spaceship

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK Tech

Stephen Hawking has revealed he’s set to fulfil his “ultimate ambition” of travelling into space. The world-famous physicist said billionaire bu...

Stephen Hawking Fears He Is No Longer Welcome In Donald Trump's America

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK

Stephen Hawking fears he may no longer be welcome in the United States now Donald Trump is president. The theoretical physicist and cosmologist told I...

Stephen Hawking Adds Jeremy Corbyn To List Of Threats To Humanity

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK

Professor Stephen Hawking, no stranger to doom-laden prophecies, has said mankind’s hope of survival may lie in a new form of world government - so ...

Google's New AI Becomes 'Highly Aggressive' To Get What It Wants

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Tech

Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking are just three of the many experts who have warned about the existential threat posed by artificial intellig...

Ant And Dec’s Controversial ‘I’m A Celebrity’ Skit About Stephen Hawking Gets His Thumbs Up

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

And and Dec have revealed they were contacted by Professor Stephen Hawking after they appeared to make fun of him during the recent run of ‘I’m A ...

Stephen Hawking Reveals Simple Formula For Tackling Obesity

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Professor Stephen Hawking is campaigning for people to tackle obesity before it’s too late. In a new advert for Swedish non-profit GEN-PEP, the Brit...

Stephen Hawking Warns That Humanity Has Less Than 1,000 Years Left On Earth

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK Tech

Stephen Hawking has warned that humanity will be wiped out in the next 1,000 years, unless we colonise another planet. In an Oxford Union speech, the ...

Ant And Dec's Stephen Hawking Joke Didn't Go Down Well With Some 'I'm A Celebrity' Viewers

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!’ viewers have blasted Ant and Dec after they appeared to mock Professor Stephen Hawking on Wednesday nig...

Scarlett Moffatt Has Been Emailing Stephen Hawking With Her Theories On Time Travel

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

Some things are guaranteed to happen during every series of ‘I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!’, like someone donning a white bikini in the...

Hawking Warns AI Will Be Either The Best Or Worst Thing To Happen To Humanity

Press Association | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.10.2016 | UK Tech

Professor Stephen Hawking has warned that if left unchecked, AI could develop a will of its own that will be in direct conflict with that of humanity....

Brian May Has A Big Astral Announcement For 2017

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.10.2016 | UK Entertainment

There’s some exciting news for astronomy fans who haven’t been able to get to the Canary Islands for Brian May and co’s Starmus Festivals. Brian...

Stephen Hawking: The UK Government Must Act Swiftly To Protect Scientific Research After Brexit Vote

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Tech

Stephen Hawking has urged the UK government to act swiftly to protect British science in the wake of the vote to leave the European Union. Writing in ...

Stephen Hawking Describes Trump With Word He Might Not Understand

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 31.05.2016 | UK

Donald Trump is a "demagogue" whose popularity is inexplicable, Stephen Hawking has said while making a case for Britain staying in the EU. Prof Hawki...

Stephen Hawking Announces $100m Interstellar Voyage To Detect Alien Life

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 12.04.2016 | UK Tech

Stephen Hawking has announced a breakthrough mission to boost interstellar travel, which could detect "fingerprints of life" on other planets. The m...

Gogglebox's Scarlett Just Revealed A Seriously Weird Crush

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 12.04.2016 | UK Entertainment

Gogglebox’s Scarlett Moffatt has revealed details a seriously weird celebrity crush. The professional couch potato confessed that she has the hots f...

Stephen Hawking's Got A Strong View About Brexit And 149 Leading Scientists Agree

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Tech

Stephen Hawking has said leaving the European Union would be a 'disaster' for science. He joins 149 other leading scientists in signing a letter leadi...

Stephen Hawking Explains The One Thing That Will Save Us From Extinction

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK Tech

Professor Stephen Hawking has outlined why humanity could be at risk from the all the progress we have been making in science and technology. In an...

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 24.07.2016 | 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...