Aberdeen’s Lord Provost Barney Crockett has been made a Fellow to a prestigious organisation promoting social change.
The Big Bang Theory has welcomed a long list of famous faces on to the show over its 12 years on air.
The shortlists for the 2019 British Book Awards have been announced, with a strong cohort of international and female talent.
Speaking from beyond the grave, Professor Stephen Hawking has told a new generation growing up in an increasingly insular world: “Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet.”
Professor Stephen Hawking has been laid to rest between the graves of Sir Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin at Westminster Abbey, as he was celebrated for his “unique example of achievement against all the odds”.
Professor Stephen Hawking has been laid to rest between the graves of Sir Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin at Westminster Abbey, during a service to celebrate his life.
Guests from the worlds of science and showbiz have arrived at Westminster Abbey for a memorial service in honour of Professor Stephen Hawking.
It may not quite compare with the doughnut-shaped universe theory which Professor Stephen Hawking threatened to steal from Homer in a famous episode of The Simpsons.
Actor Eddie Redmayne gave a reading at the funeral of Professor Stephen Hawking, as well-wishers lined the streets and applause broke out as the renowned physicist’s coffin was carried into the church.
The director of The Theory Of Everything has told how Stephen Hawking “quaffed a lot of champagne” when he visited the set of the film about his life.
Former US President Barack Obama has paid tribute to Professor Stephen Hawking – who he once awarded America’s highest civilian honour.
Visionary physicist Stephen Hawking died at the age of 76 leaving a body of work which will be remembered for hundreds of years.
Professor Stephen Hawking is known throughout the world for his scientific and academic work.
Stephen Hawking was one of the world’s finest scientific minds and a best-selling author, but the physicist was also famous for his sharp wit.
Professor Stephen Hawking was best known for his work as a physicist, but he also held strong views on artificial intelligence (AI), raising concerns over its possible threat to humanity.
Professor Stephen Hawking was delighted when Eddie Redmayne won an Oscar for portraying him in the film The Theory Of Everything.
He was an intellectual giant, but Professor Stephen Hawking also embraced popular culture.
Eddie Redmayne has led tributes to Professor Stephen Hawking following the physicist’s death at 76, describing him as “the funniest man” he has ever met.
Stephen Hawking captured the public’s imagination as a trapped mind exploring the boundaries of scientific knowledge. Here are some memorable pearls of wisdom from one of the world’s most famous scientists:
Celebrities who doused themselves with freezing cold water for charity raised money and awareness of the condition suffered by Professor Stephen Hawking.
Professor Stephen Hawking is to star in a guest role in Radio 4’s The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy: Hexagonal Phase.
The Theory Of Everything composer Johann Johannsson has died aged 48, his management has confirmed.
Stephen Hawking has voiced concerns that super-smart artificial intelligence (AI) could eventually replace humanity.
Humanity will have to head for the stars in the next 200 to 500 years if it is to survive, Professor Stephen Hawking has said.