Not an easy obit to write

Getting around a bit late to posting this but, then again, obits never get old, right?

I wrote this one about four years ago and it was a tough one for a former English major. Read about Stephen Hawking’s life work and you’ll see why.

Stephen Hawking, Famed Physicist, Dies at 76

Zero Gravity 2010

Floating aboard G-Force One, a specially modified Boeing 727. We did 15 parabolic arcs that created about 30 seconds of weightlessness, just like that experienced by astronauts in space.

Here is my first-person account of the experience: ‘Weightless’ Adventure Gives Feel for Space Flight