Tales of Singularities

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Science  22 Feb 2002:
Vol. 295, Issue 5559, pp. 1476-1477
DOI: 10.1126/science.1070253

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On the occasion of Stephen Hawking's 60th birthday, researchers gathered in Cambridge to discuss the past, present, and future of theoretical physics and cosmology. In their Perspective, Gibbons and Shellard report from the meeting with the latest news about the beginning of our universe and the properties of black holes.