Applause Fills the Air as Stephen Hawking Gets Laid to Rest in Cambridge, England

Earlier today, they laid Stephen Hawking to rest in a private funeral held at University Church of St. Mary the Great in Cambridge, England. Although the funeral itself was attended by only 500 guests, the streets of Cambridge swelled with onlookers who broke into applause as the coffin holding the physicist made its way into the church, leaving us with some proof that there’s still something right in a world tilting toward the wrong, that we can still appreciate someone who overcame so much, and left us with even more.

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  • Cowgirl Diva says:

    I’ll wager that Stephen Hawking believes in GOD now…! He was a very brave example of a person living life through struggles with such a great disability. It didn’t seem to slow him down and he still seemed to enjoy his time here on Planet Earch..!! R.I.P. Professor Hawking and thank you for your contributions..!!

  • Cowgirl Diva says:

    R.I.P. Professor Hawking

  • Alan Branfield says:

    A very brave man and clever man. An inspiration to all man kind.

    Rest in peace.

  • Milton Suarez says:

    No estuve de acuerdo en muchas cosas,pero tengo que reconocer que fue EXTRAORDINARIO, se hizo querer de todos.Estoy seguro que este momento esta feliz “recorriendo”el Universo,mirando de cerca los “agujeros negros”….

  • Dave Clayden says:

    Looks like you lost that then.

  • Fatal Eyeroll says:

    ‘I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its components fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken down computers; that is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark.’ – Stephen Hawking

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