Professor Hawking's Universe

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Horizon, 1983-1984 Episode 4 of 26

Duration: 50 minutes

Stephen Hawking (Lucasian Professor of Maths, Cambridge) is one of leading authorities in cosmology and theoretical physics. This programme looks at way he copes with severe disability, as well as his work, his ambitions and his relationship with students.

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