Stephen hawking

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    The Day Feynman Worked Out Black-Hole Radiation on My Blackboard

    It’s the idea Stephen Hawking would become famous for a year later.
  • Refusal of Time

    The Ends of Time, in Art and Science

    In Gallery 919, in New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, there is a giant breathing machine. Its creator, William Kentridge, calls it “the elephant,” after Charles Dickens’s description of factory machines that move “monotonously up and down, like the head of an elephant in a state of melancholy madness.” On the walls surrounding the elephant […]