“I think the human race has no future if it doesn’t go to space,” Hawking explains.
Professor Hawking told Good Morning Britain that he'd never dreamed he'd be able to head into space. But "Richard Branson has offered me a seat on Virgin Galactic, and I said yes immediately", he said.
Piers spoke fondly of his interview with the physicist, telling his co-host Susanna Reid it was something he’d wanted to do his whole career.
Piers said: “It’s something that’s been on my bucket list.
“He’s an incredible man.You have to give him the questions a month in advance so he has the time to process the answers – it takes him hours.
How much more do we know about the universe!!
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