Quote Originally Posted by snaek View Post
Wow, this really got to me. I was woken up by my SO this morning so I could hear it.

Hawking was the last of the modern scientists I really, really looked up to; and that truly inspired me. He shared that with Sagan and Feynman.
I don't know who to look up to now. It's as if I lost my direction.

Few contributed more to modern science than this man. What a truly beautiful mind he had.
How about Perelman?

Maths rather than physics though.