Was also sold thesis physics.
Wheelchair British scientist Stephen Hawking has sold at auction for Christie’s 296 thousand pounds (390 thousand dollars), reports the Chronicle.info with reference to UNIAN.
We are talking about a chair with a motor, which Hawking was used in the late 1980’s and early 1990-ies.
Proceeds from the sale of the lot will go to the Foundation of Stephen Hawking and the British Association of motor neuron disease.
One of five known copies of the dissertation Hawking in 1965 with the caption “This thesis is my original work” was sold for nearly 585 thousand pounds (more than 760 thousand dollars).