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Andrew Chael blasted sexist social media attacks on Katie Bouman, who helped develop an algorithm used to capture this week's historic black hole photo.
Katie Bouman, a computer scientist, earned praise for her part in creating the visual. Her post on the moment she loaded the image is captivating, too.
The first-ever photo of a black hole had a strong gravitational pull toward comedy.
For two years, scientists from a global network of telescopes have been attempting to capture the image.
A team of scientists monitored the Milky Way galaxy's center to test Einstein’s theory of general relativity.
World-renowned physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking’s iconic computerized voice was projected into a black hole following a memorial service and interment at Westminster Abbey.
“It is a message of peace and hope, about unity and the need for us to live together in harmony on this planet.”
A new study could overhaul our understanding of these cosmic monsters.
The belch set out a jet of matter moving at nearly the speed of light.
What lies beyond a black hole? Another time? Another universe? With VOID, an online, interactive art project by Hi-ReS! London
The European Space Agency says V404 Cygni, a binary system of a black hole and a star, has gone from practically invisible
Timely simulations. The new simulations come at just the right time. Last March, astronomers provided evidence of two black
The black hole lies at the center of a bright cloud of material, a celestial object known as a quasar, called SDSS J0100
Children adopted from China may not remember the language of their birth country, but their brains still respond unconsciously to Chinese more than a decade later.