Hawking’s Zero-Gravity Flight

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Doesn’t he look like one happy space cadet?

“It was amazing,” Prof Hawking said after the flight. “The zero-G part was wonderful and the higher-G part was no problem. I could have gone on and on. Space, here I come!” he said.

4 Responses to “Hawking’s Zero-Gravity Flight”

  1. Dr Sharleena says:

    His face is glowing with bliss. Good for him!

  2. bernard says:

    Gravity?
    Just ask the great Belgian ( piano ) composer Fred Van Hove.
    For instance: http://www.efi.group.shef.ac.uk/mvanhove.html

  3. paperhouse says:

    It might be worth pointing out that The Real Frank Zappa book is dedicated to him.

  4. scott says:

    That is a great photo. Who wouldn’t be happy for him?
    (I hear something walking in the woods. Gotta go.)