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Black Hole Scientist Defends Female Colleague Against Sexist Trolls
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.
Photo Of Scientist Creating Her Historic Black Hole Image Goes Viral
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.
Jokes About The Black Hole Photo Will Make You Forget We're All Going To Die One Day
The first-ever photo of a black hole had a strong gravitational pull toward comedy.
Event Horizon Telescope
Scientists Release First-Ever Photo Of Black Hole
For two years, scientists from a global network of telescopes have been attempting to capture the image.
NASA NASA / Reuters
Albert Einstein's Supermassive Black Hole Theory Confirmed By Scientists
By Victoria Bryan, Reuters
A team of scientists monitored the Milky Way galaxy's center to test Einstein’s theory of general relativity.
Stephen Hawking’s Voice Beamed Into Space
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.
Joe Giddens - PA Images via Getty Images
Stephen Hawking's Voice Will Be Beamed Into Black Hole During Final Send-Off
“It is a message of peace and hope, about unity and the need for us to live together in harmony on this planet.”
Supermassive Black Holes Could Be More Common Than We Thought
A new study could overhaul our understanding of these cosmic monsters.
Johns Hopkins University/Modified from an original image by Amadeo Bachar
Black Hole Eats A Star The Size Of Our Sun... And Burps
The belch set out a jet of matter moving at nearly the speed of light.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson Describes The 'Morbidly Funny' Death You'd Experience In A Black Hole
"If you knew you had to die, that's the way you die."
THE WORLD POST
Journey Inside This Black Hole For A Trippy Meditation Session
What lies beyond a black hole? Another time? Another universe? With VOID, an online, interactive art project by Hi-ReS! London
Massive V404 Cygni Black Hole Wakes Up And Swallows A Star
The European Space Agency says V404 Cygni, a binary system of a black hole and a star, has gone from practically invisible
Behold The Most Realistic Black Hole Simulation Yet
Timely simulations. The new simulations come at just the right time. Last March, astronomers provided evidence of two black
This Colossal Black Hole Is 12 Billion Times As Massive As The Sun, And It Has Astronomers Baffled
The black hole lies at the center of a bright cloud of material, a celestial object known as a quasar, called SDSS J0100
Black Hole's Winds Carry The Energy Of More Than A Trillion Suns
This Week in Science: Cheating Bankers, November's Freeze, and the Microbiology of Kissing
World Science Festival
Celebrating science, May 27-31.
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.
Supermassive Black Hole Discovered Inside Tiny Dwarf Galaxy
The researchers' paper was published online Sept. 17, 2014 in the journal Nature. "We don't know of any other way you could
Mysterious Shifting Lights Observed Near Huge Black Hole
By Space.com, Space.com
NuSTAR's observations provide the most detailed look yet at such events, researchers said. The agency's Nuclear Spectroscopic
48 Hours After a Job Rejection
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he 48 hours after a job rejection are critical. They sting even when you really did not want the job. You spent a great deal of time convincing yourself that you were the best candidate but apparently the interviewer disagreed.f
Researchers Reveal Why Giant Black Hole's 'Galactic Fireworks' Were A Flop
By Ron Cowen, Nature News
This story originally appeared in Nature News. Matching orbits A team of astronomers now says that it has an explanation
Black Holes May Explode Into 'White Holes' And Pour All Their Matter Into Space, Physicists Say
By Ron Cowen, Nature News
Albert Einstein’s general theory of relativity predicts that when a dying star collapses under its own weight, it can reach
Toward a Quantum Theory of Gravity? (Part 2)
One of the key goals of a quantum theory of gravity is to describe black holes as complex but self-consistent quantum systems. The problem is that as physicists have attempted to do just that, they have encountered the so-called "information paradox."
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