Hawking’s PhD gets 2 million views

2017-10-29

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29th October, 2017

Stephen Hawking’s PhD thesis was accessed more than two million times within days of it being made available to the public. Prof Hawking’s 1966 work proved so popular on the day of its release it crashed Cambridge University’s website. More than 500,000 people have also tried to download the paper, titled “Properties of expanding universes”.