Stephen Hawking Master of the Universe Part Two
Two years after Hawking’s Book was published his he and his wife jane separated. In 1995 he married his nurse Elaine Mason.
‘I am marrying the woman I love’ he said. And the world waited eagerly for his much waited theory of everything.
‘When the brief history of time came out I think physicist were fairly hopeful that we would have this theory of everything within a few decades.’
Hawking – Master of the universe. Part 1/5
Stephen Hawking wants big answers to big questions
'How can we understand the universe? Is it arbitrary or is there a grand design? Do we still need a god?'
In 1988 Stephen Hawking wrote an unlikely but sensational best seller and became an instant celebrity. In the book he promised we would soon have the ultimate answer; the theory of everything that explain how the universe began.
Oxford Today with Michael Palin
The city of Cambridge is centred around the ancient university which is over 800 years old. The city boasts an unparalleled blend of history, culture and architectural beauty. By taking our 90 minute tour with one of our experienced guides you will be able to cover the highlights of the city. It is possible to spend a lifetime exploring Cambridge and still not find everything it has to offer. (We also offer half day and full day guided tours for smaller groups.)
By Prach Panchakunathorn
Mr Jeevan Vasagar gained unprecedented access into the inner workings of Cambridge University's admissions process. The result was a revealing and insightful account (published in The Guardian last week) of how admissions decisions are made.
Sir Leszek Borysiewicz spoke about the global role universities have at a business club meeting. Read.
For those of you who have seen the film Chariots of Fire, (David Puttnam, 1981) you may already know Cambridge has a strong athletic tradition. Acentral scene in the film depicts the Great Court Run, which involves making one lap around Trinity’s Great Court within the time it takes the College clock to strike the hour of twelve. The chiming lasts 44seconds, and typically the race takes place every year on the day of the matriculation dinner.