Professor tells the story about that time she nearly killed Stephen Hawking
Sometimes it’s only after people pass away that you hear the most remarkable stories about their lives.
A former colleague of Stephen Hawking shared an anecdote about him after it was announced that he had died at age 76. And, it seems both Hawking and his classmate had a close brush with death.
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Professor Sarah Parcak wrote on Twitter that she and Hawking narrowly missed having a fatal collision 15 years ago at Cambridge University.
“I nearly killed him, and he me, 15 years ago, when his wheelchair shot out between two parked cars at Cambridge and I was on my bike,” wrote Parcak. Read more…More about Uk, Science, Stephen Hawking, Cambridge, and Culture
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