"He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for many years. "His courage and persistence with his brilliance and humour inspired people across the world," his family said. "He once said, 'It would not be much of a universe if it wasn't home to the people you love.' "It is complete understanding of the universe, why it is as it is and why it exists at all. "I have lived with the prospect of an early death for the last 49 years.
Source: Egypt Today March 14, 2018 07:07 UTC