Articles tagged stephen hawking

Where Is the Truth in Our Romance of Popular Physics?

If all the truth of physics is in the math, what kind of storytelling are we lay persons getting when we read popular accounts of physics that are completely stripped of it?

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A Public Service Announcement From Your Future AI Overlords

Perhaps what worries Stephen Hawking and his fear mongering colleagues is not some hostile Other like Agent Smith from The Matrix, but the more pedestrian Other that is other people.

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16 Aug 2007 // 4:45 AM

The 11th Hour

Debates over policy, resources, and money are and will be shaped by campaigns, images, and celebrities. The 11th Hour understands that, and makes its case accordingly.

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God, the Universe, & Everything (1988)

Alas, most of the science discussed here could be explained by an average high school physics teacher.

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27 Apr 2007 // 4:03 AM

Prof. Stephen Hawking (left) is wheeled off the ZeroGravity jet after experiencing weightlessness on Thursday,April 26, 2007, in Orlando, Florida.(Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel/MCT) CAPE

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Double Take: 'The Public Enemy' (1931)

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"Maybe The Public Enemy is a swell dish. Or maybe it ain't so tough. The Steves take on the classic tale of beer and blood.

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