kkleiner writes: "In the seemingly endless back-and-forth bantering between scientists and the more faith-based, Stephen Hawking has claimed that the afterlife is a “fairy story for people afraid of the dark.” Hawking’s comments are an extension of a book he completed recently with Leonard Mlodinow called “The Grand Design.” The book discusses the latest best guess by cosmologists to explain the universe."
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