Hawking to “retire”

Big, big shoes to fill.

Astrophysicist Stephen Hawking Retires From Post : Discovery News

Hawking, 66, is Lucasian Professor of Mathematics, a title once held by the great 18th century physicist Isaac Newton. The university said Friday that he would step down at the end of the academic year in September, but would continue working as Emeritus Lucasian Professor of Mathematics.

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