Kyiv: The wheelchair of the famous theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking was sold at auction for 400,000 dollars. This is reported by the media.
It is known that the seat sold auction at Christie's, which was held in London. In addition, a copy of the doctoral dissertation of the scientist, written back in 1965, was put up for auction. She was valued at $767,000.
There is information that the money that was received as a result of this event went to the accounts of the charitable foundation of the late scientist and the Association for the control of the disease of motile neurons.
It is noted that the famous scientist Stephen Hawking, who was studying the problems of the Big Bang and black holes, died in March of this year. He was 77 years old.