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Stephen Hawking's thesis, wheelchair heading for auction

Updated : October 30, 2018 10:30 PM IST

Known for his acclaimed research on black holes, the wheelchair-bound Hawking, who suffered from motor neurone disease and used an electronic voice synthesiser, died in March at the age of 76.
Also up for sale are a copy of Hawking's best-selling book "A Brief History of Time" signed with his thumb print, estimated between 2,000 and 3,000 pounds, as well as awards and medals given to the scientist, priced at 10,000-15,000 pounds.
Stephen Hawking's thesis, wheelchair heading for auction
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