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Physicist Stephen Hawking Passes Away at 76

Stephen Hawking was diagnosed with a rare disease that affects all the bones in his body at the age of 22. Despite this, he went on to live a lengthy, memorable life as he shared his brilliance with the world.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2018

One of the world's most famous and greatest physicists, Stephen Hawking died early Wednesday, March 13 morning in his England home. Hawking  was diagnosed with a rare disease at the age of 22 that left him in a wheel chair and took away most of his ability to speak. Despite this, Hawking went on to...

Free nights at the RHC observatory announced

Free nights at the RHC observatory announced

Ryan Guerrero, Managing Editor

February 4, 2016

The Rio Hondo Astrophysical Observatory has announced its free public night program for Spring 2016. 689 feet above sea-level, the observatory is home to a 16-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope; one of the largest telescopes in all of Southern California. The observatory will be open to the public...

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