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Physicist Stephen Hawking's Voice Will be Broadcast Into Space in a Final Tribute

9 days ago   |   By Time

The late Stephen Hawking revolutionized the world's understanding of black holes, and now his trademark computer-generated voice will be broadcast out to one in a final send off Friday.
The British physicist, who dedicated his life to understanding the cosmos even as his paralysis confined him to a wheelchair, will be interred at Westminster Abbey following a memorial service. After readings, including from astronaut Tim Peake and actor Benedict Cumberbatch, Hawking will be laid to rest between Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin. Around 1,000 members of the public have been invited to attend...
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Stephen Hawking's Voice Will Be Broadcast Into Space

Stephen Hawking's Voice Will Be Broadcast Into Space

9 days ago   |   By NPR

The late scientist's voice will be "beamed toward the nearest black hole," his daughter tells the British press. Hawking is being interred at Westminster Abbey on Friday. (Image credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)
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