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Inside the Mind of Professor Stephen Hawking

What would it be like to take a journey into the mind of the world's most famous physicist? To celebrate Professor Stephen Hawking's Radio 4 Reith Lecture on Black Holes, Aardman Studios have created a short animation to explore the love of physics and astronomy that have brought the stars a little bit closer to us all.

Directed by Will Studd, this animation features the voices of Carl Sagan, Professor Brian Cox, Professor Stephen Hawking and US theoretical physicist Andrew Strominger. The original music is by Max Halstead. With thanks to the European Space Agency and NASA.

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3 minutes

How much do you know about black holes?

Inside Stephen Hawkings Head - Aardman Studios image

Come and have a go, if you think you're dense enough.