Pope Francis met with Stephen Hawking (3 photos)
November 29, in Rome, at the plenary session of the Academy of Sciences of the Vatican, on the topic of “Science and sustainable development: the impact of science and technology on society and the environment”, the meeting of Pope Francis with the eminent physicist Stephen Hawking. Earlier, on November 26, a well-known scientist, he presented his report on the origin of the universe. Despite the fact that Stephen Hawking is an atheist, the pope blessed him, and thanked him for the great contribution to the work of the Academy. “We are seeing encouraging signs that humanity is ready to to take responsibility for the care of the common good and be reborn friendly and united” – said Pope Francis, urged scientists to protect the environment, as the politicians it lacks the will .