An invitation from Professor Stephen Hawking
By BBCNEWSNIGHT - TWITTER
Updated: Wed, 08 Sep 2010 15:26:15 UTC
"An invitation to Newsnight viewers from Professor Stephen Hawking http://bbc.in/dvqW33 - more at 2230 on BBC Two."
Ahead of the publication of his new book, Professor Stephen Hawking will give his first televised interview on the theory of everything to Newsnight.
Listen to his invitation here: http://bbc.in/dvqW33
Robert Wright - The Atlantic Comments
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(Reuters) - Scientists at Europe's CERN research centre have found a new subatomic particle, a basic building block of the universe, which appears to be the boson imagined and named half a century ago by theoretical physicist Peter Higgs.