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Stephen Hawking turns 70 today
copuis
Brisbane, Queensland
1953 posts
not a bad knock for someone with ALS (the average time someone with ALS survives is 5 years, he has done that 10 times over)

Oh, and he is a smart bloke too

(unless you think he is just a shell for the most powerful computer overlord)
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Pinky
Melbourne, Victoria
12039 posts
Yeah, good innings considering his plight. He was looking to employ someone to maintain his wheelchair recently for 25k pounds a year.
10:39am 08/01/12 Permalink
Khel
Melbourne, Victoria
18090 posts
I reckon he actually died ages ago and uploaded his consciousness into the wheelchair, now its just a weekend at bernies style thing going on.
11:28am 08/01/12 Permalink
Jc_23
Brisbane, Queensland
291 posts
Haha Khel. :)
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FaceMan
Brisbane, Queensland
8018 posts


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Crizane Tribal
Brisbane, Queensland
3673 posts
This one's better:

01:08pm 08/01/12 Permalink
Mantorok
Brisbane, Queensland
6302 posts
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Reverend Evil™
Wynnum, Queensland
19634 posts
F*****g 70??

I never realized he was that old. He'll live longer than I will that old son of a b****.
10:32pm 08/01/12 Permalink
Outlaw
Gold Coast, Queensland
1046 posts
hot
12:10am 09/01/12 Permalink
Insom
Canada
3946 posts
hope he enjoys 70 as much as 69
02:17am 09/01/12 Permalink
DK
Brisbane, Queensland
575 posts
hope he enjoys 70 as much as 69


Sick bastard
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thermite
Brisbane, Queensland
9211 posts
http://www.picshag.com/pics/042010/stephen-hawking.jpg

PHYSICIST Stephen Hawking has signed up to make a cameo appearance in geeky US sitcom The Big Bang Theory.

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/entertainment/boffins-tv-coup-on-big-bang/story-e6frf96f-1226299802427
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Outlaw
Gold Coast, Queensland
1704 posts
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JakeG
Thailand
1064 posts
Where are the modern day equivalents of Stephen Hawking and Einstein?.... :(
02:50pm 16/03/12 Permalink
thermite
Brisbane, Queensland
9212 posts
Right here on QGL
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Gesthemene
Brisbane, Queensland
1203 posts
Where are the modern day equivalents of Stephen Hawking and Einstein?.... :(


CERN
03:00pm 16/03/12 Permalink
Khel
Melbourne, Victoria
18478 posts
Where are the modern day equivalents of Stephen Hawking and Einstein?


Here

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Eorl
Brisbane, Queensland
5859 posts
Infi, whenever I see that picture, all I can think of is this:

http://www.pixartist.de/pics/ragnaros.jpg
03:28pm 16/03/12 Permalink
Cheez
Brisbane, Queensland
563 posts
Where are the modern day equivalents of Stephen Hawking and Einstein?.... :(


Their minds turned to mush playing MMOs.
03:38pm 16/03/12 Permalink
Nerfy
Brisbane, Queensland
5522 posts
Here


I don't know if Tyson is necessarily particularly accomplished, his thing is just science communication, though he's still very well educated.

Richard Feynman was one of the more recent greats to my knowledge. Even in books from a few decades ago, I see Dawkins referenced a lot as a leading evolutionary biologist as well. Plus, I learned yesterday that he invented the word meme -

http://i.imgur.com/25ELr.jpg

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edit: Here we go, 20 Most Influential Scientists Alive Today.
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v8mini
Brisbane, Queensland
29 posts
maybe he found a way to put it on hold to prolong life?
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