Stephen Hawking – Man came from Universe!!

British physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking died today at the age of 76. The eminent physicist was known for his work with black holes and relativity(no one knows universe, the way he did).

He wrote many popular books, including “A Brief History of Time”. The book became a bestseller with over 10 million copies sold in 20 years. It has been translated in at least three dozen languages.
Here is a look at some of the interesting facts related to his life.

  1. He was born on January 8, 1942, which coincides with the 300th anniversary of Galileo’s death. He died today, March 14, which is 139th birth anniversary of Albert Einstein(Pi Day) .
  • Hawking was not able to read properly until he was eight and his grades were among the worst in the class. Despite his average performance in school, Hawking cleared the Oxford entrance exam to score a scholarship to study physics at the age of 17.
  • Before his illness, he was one of the most important members of Oxford Rowing Team. His dedication and perfection made his teammates call him “the adventurous type”.
  • In 2007, he took a zero-gravity flight using a service provided by Zero Gravity Corp. Hawking believed that in future our planet may not be able to sustain human life and hence, humans would need to travel in zero-gravity environments, to colonize other planets and their satellites. ( which inspires entrepreneurs like Elon Musk)
  • Hawking has made several appearances on television. An animated version of him made an appearance on “The Simpsons” for which he gave the voice of his famous voice synthesizer. He also made appearances on “The Big Bang Theory” and “Star Trek: Next Generation”.
  • In 1997, he lost a bet made with American theoretical physicist John Preskill. He claimed that nothing can escape a black hole, not even information. However, he was proven wrong and he admitted his mistake in 2004.
  • The voice assigned to his speech synthesizer is one of its kind. The artificial voice has an American accent, even though he is of British origin. Hawking refused to upgrade the voice of the synthesizer because he believed that the unique voice has become a part of his identity.
  • Hawking has never been nominated for a Nobel Prize, mainly because of the field of his research – black holes.

“Be curious and however difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.

It matters that you don’t just give up.”

Stephen Hawking


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मुश्किलें कम ना होनेवाली , 

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तु हसना सिख ले।।।


रिमोट जनता के हाथ – काम बोलता है।। 

           लोग कहते हैं, राजनीति की असली उठापटक 2014 में हुई। मोदी लहर कहो या देश का बदलता मिजाज, ‘काम बोलता है’ ये तो मानना ही पड़ेगा। कांग्रेस को पछाड़ते हुए बीजेपी ने कमल खिलाया और लगा मानो जैसे ‘अंधेरा छटा और कमल खिला’। मोदीजी प्रधानमंत्री बने और कुछ मजबूत कदम उठाए अब जनता को मार्क देना था, और जनता ने उत्तर प्रदेश में बीजेपी का कमल खिलाया।। 

          उत्तर प्रदेश में यादव और गांधी दोनो मिलकर मोदी लहर से लड़ने में लगे रहे और मोदी लहर ने यादव, गांधी के साथ साथ मायावती को भी पछाड़कर अपना कमल खिलाया।  

           वैसे तो इन चुनावों में राम मंदिर, डीमोनिटाएजन, सर्जिकल स्ट्राईक और गधे छाए रहे। अब नतीजों के बाद लगता है जैसे विदेशों में पढे लिखे दो युवकों को देसी गधों ने पछाड़ दिया। और रही बात दलित – दलित कर के वोटों की भीक मांगने वालो की और मायनॉरिटी कार्ड खेलने वालों की तो जनता ने इसबार सबको साफ कर दिया। सही मायनों में ये जनता की जीत है, जनता ने उन सभी पार्टियों को करारा जवाब और सबक दिया है। जनता ने साफ साफ बता दिया की अबसे ना तो जात मानी जायेगी, ना धर्म और ना ही परिवार, माना जायेगा तो सिर्फ काम। 

         अब जब बीजेपी उत्तर प्रदेश में आ गई है तो, बीजेपी की ये जिम्मेदारी बनती है की कुशल मुख्यमंत्री हो। उत्तर प्रदेश में कानून मजबूत हो, राजनीतिक दंगो पर अंकुश लगाने का काम हो और सबसे बडी बात राम मंदिर का शांतिपूर्ण निर्माण हो। वरना जनता फिर पांच साल बाद अपना मार्किंग सिस्टम ले कर आ जायेगी और काम तो आखिर बोलता ही है।।  

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