leaving Europe “threatens Britain’s status as a world-leader in science and innovation”.
Britain isn’t leavung the European scene, it is throwing off the European yoke.
Whatever Britain may be a world leader in can only be amplified by being unburdened.
I am not intimate with Prof Hawking’s political leanings but he appears to be a big government guy. One would think that a “thinker” would be happier thinking his country will not be governed by non-thinking Brussels bureaucrats.
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