World-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has joined the cast of Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy: Hexagonal Phase. The cult classic returns to Radio 4 next month (and iPlayer) to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Douglas Adams’s groundbreaking radio series. In episode one, Professor Hawking will play The Hitchhiker’s…
“Although the chance of a disaster to planet Earth in a given year may be quite low, it adds up over time, and becomes a near certainty in the next thousand or ten thousand years. By that time we should have spread out into space, and to other stars, so a disaster on Earth would not mean the end of the human race.”
"When I'm not playing Words With Friends with Sheldon, I like to think about the universe," reveals Stephen Hawking in a pre-recorded message for Comic-Con, in a surprise intro to Friday's Big Bang Theory panel.