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“Brief Answers to the Big Questions” by Stephen Hawking

“Brief Answers to the Big Questions” is the final book by the renowned scientist, Stephen Hawking.

This book features his reflections on some of the most thought-provoking topics such as reality, consciousness, and the universe, in concise and accessible language.

In this book, Hawking brings together an impressive collection of reflections, from his own experiences and knowledge in the field of theoretical physics to his more personal and philosophical musings.


This book features 10 key questions, with topics ranging from “Is There a God?” to “Will We Survive on Earth?”. Hawking clearly outlines the topics, providing readers with an introductory overview to each before delving into the details of the answer.

This allows readers to get an understanding of the context of the question and Hawking’s reasoning for the answer. He also provides readers with evidence to back up his claims and his overall answers.


The language and structure of the book makes it accessible for most readers. Hawking keeps his explanations simple and clear, without going too much into technical jargon.

The book’s structure also adds to its accessibility, with each answer divided into three sections: “Introduction”, “The Argument”, and “Conclusion”. Each section also includes diagrams and diagrams and illustrations to highlight certain points.

Personal Reflections

As well as providing answers to ten questions, Hawking offers readers personal reflections. These reflections provide an insight into his own experiences, both professionally and personally.

He offers an insight into his life, his work and his thoughts. His reflections show the depth of his knowledge and his ability to think critically about complex issues.


“Brief Answers to the Big Questions” is an inspiring and invaluable book. Hawking has created a book that is accessible to multiple readers, with each answer being written in a concise and clear style.

His reflections offer readers personal insights into the way he thought and worked, as well as giving readers a better understanding of the complex questions discussed.

The book provides readers with a great insight into Hawking’s work, thought process and answers to some of the biggest questions that we have.

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