1 Nov , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new method devised by a team of Chinese and US researchers could lead to accurate estimates on the masses of supermassive black holes.
Astronomy, Black Holes, Gravitational Waves
8 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
In two new studies by international teams of astrophysicists, a wealth of merging black hole pairs have been discovered, which has serious implications for gravitational wave research.
Astronomy, Black Holes, milky way
5 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A team of researchers from japan have found evidence of another massive black hole near the center of the Milky Way Galaxy
17 Aug , 2017 by Matt Williams
An international team of scientists relied on a new kind of gravitational lensing to conduct a detailed study of a distant supermassive black hole.
Astronomy, Black Holes, Weekly Space Hangout
11 Aug , 2017 by Matt Williams
A team of European astronomers accurately measured the orbit of a star around the supermassive black hole at the center of our Milky way, thus confirming predictions made by Einstein’s theory of General Relativity.
Astronomy, Black Holes, Science
1 Jun , 2017 by Evan Gough
A team of researchers questions the existence of an event horizon around black holes and wonders what it would look like when a star collides with one.
Astronomy, Black Holes, News
2 Mar , 2017 by Matt Williams
A study by a team of scientists at the University of Sheffield suggests that stars being ripped apart due to galactic collisions might be 100 times more common than previously thought.
5 Jan , 2017 by Matt Williams
At the 229th Meeting of the AAS, an international of researchers shared images of two of the most powerful forces in the cosmos occurring at the same time in the same place.
Astronomy, Black Holes
13 Dec , 2016 by Matt Williams
An international team of scientists claim that a superluminous event in a distant galaxy was caused by a star being ripped apart by a supermassive black hole.
5 Dec , 2016 by Matt Williams
The ESO has released spectral data obtained by the Very Large Telescope, which studied a distant qausar to determine how electromagnetism works.
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