Mourners Honor Stephen Hawking, Whose Mind Blazed Bright

Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik puts final touches on a sculpture in honor of Stephen Hawking at Puri Beach near Bhubaneswar, India, on Wednesday. Hawking, whose mental genius and physical disability made him a household name and inspiration across the globe, died on Wednesday at age 76.

His mental genius and physical disability made the renowned British physicist a household name. On Wednesday, people around the world grieved Hawking’s death.

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Source: NPR