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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

Caught in the Crossfire

Caught in the Crossfire

Somalia’s Civilian Casualties

Somalia’s Civilian Casualties

Is Colombia’s Peace Deal Falling Apart?

Is Colombia’s Peace Deal Falling Apart?

The Push to Impeach Kavanaugh

The Push to Impeach Kavanaugh

Brett Kavanaugh Controversy

Brett Kavanaugh Controversy

Benjamin Netanyahu's second chance

Benjamin Netanyahu's second chance

Who’s Behind the Saudi Oil Attacks?

Who’s Behind the Saudi Oil Attacks?

Saudi Oil Attacks

Saudi Oil Attacks

Xenophobia in South Africa

Xenophobia in South Africa

South Africa’s New Wave of Xenophobia

South Africa’s New Wave of Xenophobia

Is this the end of the Netanyahu era?

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Tunisia’s Democratic Test

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