onsdag 13. april 2016

China welcomes Stephen Hawking on Weibo with awe

Chinese netizens have given a warm welcome to Prof Stephen Hawking after he joined microblog network Sina Weibo. The British astrophysicist amassed two million followers within hours of launching his account on Tuesday. His first message was a greeting to his "friends in China" posted in both English and Chinese. Some Weibo users were comparing the experience of interacting with Prof Hawking online to making contact with the universe. Read more