The great physicist, Stephen Hawking, passed away today in Cambridge, England at the age of 76. Hawking had a great impact on many lives, and the stars react and pay tribute to him.
Kaley Cuoco: "It was truly such an honor getting to work with the incredible Stephen Hawking. He made us laugh and we made him laugh. His life and career workings have been many a subject matter on @thebigbangtheory and we are all better for it."
Neil deGrasse Tyson: "His passing has left an intellectual vacuum in his wake. But it's not empty. Think of it as a kind of vacuum energy permeating the fabric of spacetime that defies measure. Stephen Hawking, RIP 1942-2018."
Katy Perry: "There’s a big black hole in my heart hours before Pi day. Rest In Peace @Steven_Hawking."
Kumail Nanjiani: "RIP Stephen Hawking. Genuinely very sad to hear that. If you haven’t, read A Brief History of Time. It’ll make the world feel more amazing and beautiful and strange. It’ll also make you feel smart and stupid all at once."
Mira Sorvino: "I am very saddened to hear of Stephen Hawking’s passing. His book was an enormous influence on me in college and meeting and getting to talk with him was one of the great thrills of my life. You are shining in the heavens you so loved now!"
Zoe Saldana: "Farewell to a brilliant mind. Thank you for being so generous with your knowledge in the brief time you were with us."
Larry King: "I once asked Stephen Hawking in an interview what puzzles him the most in all the universe. 'Women,' he answered. He will be missed. R.I.P."
British PM Thersa May: "Professor Stephen Hawking was a brilliant and extraordinary mind - one of the great scientists of his generation. His courage, humor and determination to get the most from life was an inspiration. His legacy will not be forgotten."