Interesting Stephen Hawking Facts

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1. Stephen Hawking claims that he can think in 11 dimensions.
2. According to Stephen Hawking, in a few hundred years, humanity must colonize space to survive.
3. When asked what his IQ was, Stephen Hawking replied 'I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers'.
4. Stephen Hawking believes that either artificial intelligence, human aggression, or aliens will destroy the human race.
5. Stephen Hawking is 73 years old and has outlived his life expectancy due to ALS by over 50 years.
6. Despite being almost entirely paralyzed, Stephen Hawking married twice and has three children.
7. Stephen Hawking says "outside of our own universe lies another different universe—and in that universe, Zayn is still in One Direction.”

8. One of Stephen Hawkings major achievements which he shared with Jim Hartle was to come up with the theory that the universe has no boundaries in 1983.
9. When asked what his IQ was, Stephen Hawking replied 'I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers'
10. Stephen Hawking thinks aliens exist.
11. Stephen Hawking can only speak at 1 word per minute. He does this by twitching his cheek to control a cursor on a screen.
12. Stephen Hawking can only say a word a minute.
13. When asked what his IQ was, Stephen Hawking said "I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers."

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