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Professor Stephen Hawking, a Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at Cambridge, is the pre-eminent theoretical physicist in the world. His book A Brief History of Time was a phenomenal worldwide bestseller. He has twelve honorary degrees and was awarded the CBE and was made a Companion of Honour. He has three children and one grandchild. Visit him at

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Universe -- Fiction.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Fiction.
Inventions -- Fiction.