A cartoonist's tribute to Stephen Hawking
cartoon art by David Hayward
Stephen Hawking died today (March 14), leaving behind a massive legacy of work as an astrophysicist, science communicator, activist, and figure of pop culture admiration."
Rafi Letzter, space.com
Indeed. As a teacher, I would like to remember the physicist and brighter star Stephen Hawking as as an innovative mind, a visionary and creative mind in the field of cosmology. It's my tribute to a man who didn't give up diagnosed with motor neurone disease at the age of 21. His courage, persistence and scientific work inspired me as global audiences in the millions.
"It is a waste of time to be angry about my disability. One has to get on with life and I haven't done badly. People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining,"