This Is How Hawking Thinks

Can a 74-year-old theoretical physicist to remain playful? When thinking of Stephen Hawking, it's certainly possible.

Published On 05/01/2016
2:43 PM EDT
Lt. Commander Data plays a game of poker with holographic representations of Sir Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein, and Stephen Hawking in the 1993 Star Trek: TNG episode "Descent." | Paramount Domestic
One thought experiment uses trebuchets (some generic examples pictured here) to demonstrate evolution. | Wikimedia Commons