Stephen Hawking is Wrong saying: “God is Unnecessary”
British cosmologist Stephen Hawking is now in the U.S. promoting his new
book in which he claims to prove that “God is Unnecessary.”
prior books seemed to support a Creator, Hawking now declares that our
universe exists by random chance, that there was no Creator and no
explanation or purpose for our lives.
The real truth is there’s no scientific evidence for Hawking’s nihilistic claims.
I see all the same facts and reach a completely different conclusion.
proves that we are the most remarkable wonder in the universe, made of
the rarest and most precious ingredients, living on a incredible planet,
orbiting an ideal star that was born in the right place at the right
time, in a marvelous galaxy, and in a universe precisely tuned to make
As my book “Can Life Be Merely An Accident?” shows, life is more complex and more exquisitely designed than anything we have discovered in the vastness of space.
that Life arising by random chance, as Hawking claims, is absurdly
improbable—less likely than drawing the ace of spades 100,000 times in a
I am a
well-credentialed scientist: I have a B.S. in physics from Caltech, a
Ph.D. in high-energy physics from Stanford University, and was on the
research faculty of Harvard University. I now teach “mature” adults at
the Osher Institute and was voted “Teacher of the Year”. I am a public
speaker, online radio host, and expert on cosmology and Einstein’s
I am also the author of two award-winning popular science books. The Amazon ratings for my books are higher than Hawking’s.
I’ve been a featured guest on over 80
radio shows. I would be pleased to to discuss why Hawking is wrong with
your radio audience.
Robert L. Piccioni, Ph.D.