If you have not yet seen the movie "The Theory of Everything", which is about the life of Professor
Stephen Hawking, you are missing a wonderful story.
And then imagine Hawking now becoming an amateur astronomer.
Recently, a team of geeks, er...I mean a team from Celestron International paid a visit to Professor Hawking.
They setup and left with him a wonderful new Celestron telescope!
Plus they also made a huge mess in his living room, strewn with the opened boxes, styrofoam and all
kind's of packaging material.
However, I am sure Celestron's marketing manager Michelle Meskill would have cleaned up the
This one here: http://khanscope.com/productdetails.cfm?productID=3818
You can read the whole story here, by Celestron's Andrea Tabor. of their visit:
PS The actor who played Stephen Hawking in the movie, Eddie Redmayne deservedly
won an oscar for this skillful portrayal.