Screenwriter: Hawking biopic “The Theory of Everything” is a tale of triumph


For years, physicists have been searching for “the theory of everything,” an understanding of all physical aspects of the universe.

“If we do discover a complete theory, it should in time be understandable in broad principle by everyone, not just a few scientists,” theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking wrote in his 1988 best-seller, “A Brief History of Time.”  “If we find the answer to that, it would be the ultimate triumph of human reason – for then we would know the mind of God.” (read more at