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Breaking News: British physicist Stephen Hawking dies, aged 76

And renowned British physicist Stephen Hawking has died. He was 76 years old. His family released a statement in the early hours of Wednesday morning confirming his death at his home in Cambridge in the UK. Hawking was known for his ground-breaking work with black holes and relativity. He was diagnosed with motor neurone disease in 1963 when he was just 21. - at the time doctors gave him just a few years to live. Here's a look back now on his life.

Life and work of Stephen Hawking

Life and work of Stephen Hawking

5 things about Stephen Hawking

5 things about Stephen Hawking

Who was Stephen Hawking?

Who was Stephen Hawking?

All the times Stephen Hawking stood up for Palestine

All the times Stephen Hawking stood up for Palestine

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Parisians react to Eric Zemmour's presidential bid

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Khaleda Zia: The ailing opposition leader of Bangladesh

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Israeli politician proposes bill to fire pro-Palestine teachers

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Marwanid ruler’s palace discovered in southeastern Turkey

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Ilhan Omar plays a recording of an anti-Muslim death threat she received

Ilhan Omar plays a recording of an anti-Muslim death threat she received

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The painful colonial past of Barbados

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Who is Twitter’s new CEO Parag Agrawal?

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