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AICN's resident Astrophysicist is not to be trifled with!!! Read the full article on AICN THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING makes me want to scream. It features Eddie Redmayne’s impressive performance as Stephen Hawking, which will surely make...Show More Summary
Stephen Hawking’s recent remarks regarding the possibility that our descendants might one day destroy the universe by disrupting the Higgs field with a larger-than-Earth supercollider has gotten people thinking: is there anything we could do now that would destroy the universe? The answer to that question is, by...
CNN upped its Gothic game this week, using a Stephen Hawking reflection to ask the world, Will the 'God particle' destroy the world? To her credit, author Meg Urry leaves the title behind in order to explain actual science. But...
Tired of seeing disgraced and discredited war hawks like John McCain and Dick Cheney dominate media coverage of the crisis in the Middle East? Then you've got to see Stephen's segment last night. Full video after the jump.
It’s not just light bulbs and thermostats joining the Internet of things — Intel has now given the wheelchair a new layer of connectivity. On Tuesday, the company announced its newest smart device in partnership with world-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking. Show More Summary
One of the world most respected living scientists, and certainly the most recognizable, quietly endorsed a piece of technology that is as much a piece of our image of him, as the cane was to Charlie Chaplin. Stephen Hawking, “the guy...Show More Summary
Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones play real-life couple Stephen and Jane Hawking in The Theory of Everything. We caught up with the actors this week at the Toronto International Film Festival, where the movie garnered a great deal of Oscars buzz. Along with director James Marsh, Felicity and Eddie spoke about the "lovely" experience of working together.
Believe it or not, tech companies other than Apple did things on Tuesday, too! (And not just taking out the trash while tech journalist eyes were focused on Cupertino.) During its unfortunately-timed developer forum, Intel made an array of announcements, including a connected wheelchair endorsed by none other than Stephen Hawking himself. The Santa Clara,... Read More
With their towering performances in a pair of biopics, Cumberbatch as Alan Turing in The Imitation Game and Redmayne as Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, the two lads are earning serious awards buzz out of Toronto.
The Theory of Everything had people buzzing at the Toronto International Film Festival (and was one of our favorite movies), and most of the praise has been directed at star Eddie Redmayne's performance. Redmayne's roles in Les Misérables...Show More Summary
While we were all ogling the new iPhones and Apple Watch on Tuesday, Intel quietly revealed its development on a connected wheelchair, which has been endorsed by award-winning theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking. In a press release,...Show More Summary
ON THE UPSIDE, IT WOULD STILL DO LESS DAMAGE THAN OBAMA HAS: Stephen Hawking Fears Higgs Boson Doomsday, and He’s Not Alone. “The Higgs potential has the worrisome feature that it might become metastable at energies above 100 [billion] gigaelectronvolts (GeV). … This could mean that the universe could undergo catastrophic vacuum decay, with a [...]
The debut of Eddie Redmayne's formidable, career-redefining performance as Stephen Hawking in "The Theory of Everything" was maybe the most talked about moment of this year's Toronto International Film Festival. Redmayne's sartorialShow More Summary
n the preface to an upcoming book, Stephen Hawking remarked that humanity might—at some point in the distant future—be capable of accidentally destroying the universe itself by disrupting the Higgs field: “The Higgs potential has the worrisome feature that it might become metastable at energies above 100bn...
Stephen Hawking wants humanity to outlive us by as long as possible, and this has put his mind—occasionally—on existential threats to humanity. Some people, like CNET’s Chris Matyszczyk, ridicule him for it; others, like my colleague Martin J. Clemens, rightly point out when people make more out of...
It’s easy enough to get an audience worked up during the end of an inspirational biopic – that’s basically the point of most films in the genre – but James Marsh’s moving and magical The Theory of Everything does a neat trick: it starts the waterworks flowing early. Show More Summary
Why should developers be interested in developing on Intel's Galileo and Edison development boards? Because one of the smartest men on the planet thinks you should. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich paused the Intel Developer Forum 2014 keynote for a brief,...
Eddie Redmayne may very well be Britain's best young actor. He has the role of his life (so far) playing Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, which debuted to rave reviews at the Toronto International Film Festival this week....Show More Summary
In news that makes me wish I was smart enough to conduct the research myself, Stephen Hawking is claiming that experimenting with the Higgs Boson particle could create a "catastrophic vacuum decay" and destroy the entire universe. I, for one, would like to see that happen. Show More Summary