This Black Hole Is Wildly Ejecting Plasma Jets as It Eats a Star
"This is one of the most extraordinary black hole systems I've ever come across.”
The Sexist Trolls Doubting Black Hole Researcher Katie Bouman Need to Learn to Code
The harassment campaign against one of the researchers who helped photograph a black hole isn't just sexist, it's technically simplistic and inaccurate.
Reddit's Data Hoarders Are Freaking Out Over All Those Black Hole Hard Drives
Sure, imaging a black hole for the first time ever is exciting, but posters on Reddit's /r/datahoarder subreddit are focused on the data.
Why Does the First Picture of a Black Hole Look Like a SpaghettiO?
There's some trippy science behind the curious look of the first-ever direct observation of a black hole, released on Wednesday.
This Is the First-Ever Photo of a Black Hole
The Event Horizon Telescope project unveiled the first-ever photo of a black hole on Wednesday, more than 100 years since Albert Einstein theorized their existence.
The ‘Halo Drive’ Would Shoot Lasers at Black Holes to Explore the Milky Way
“If we can’t build something capable of delivering astronomical levels of energy, perhaps we could instead steal the energy from an astronomical object.”
This Runaway ‘Hypervelocity’ Star Was Catapulted from the Milky Way’s Disk
“This discovery dramatically changes our view on the origin of fast-moving stars.”
NASA Captures Stunning Images of ‘Nuclear Superbubbles’ in an Alien Galaxy
NGC 3079 is spitting out particles that balloon across thousands of light years in space.
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Robert Pattinson and André 3000's New Space Thriller Looks Completely Bonkers
A24's 'High Life,' directed by Claire Denis, hits theaters this spring.
Astronomers May Have Seen a Star Turn Into a Black Hole for the First Time
Last year astronomers witnessed an explosion like no other. Now astronomers are debating if what they witnessed was the exact moment a star became a black hole.
A Black Hole Has Been Shredding a Star Twice the Size of the Sun for 10 Years
Astronomers have been watching the full fallout of a tidal disruption event for years.
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The Light of a Quasar Revealed This Distant Galaxy's Magnetic Field
My God, it’s full of magnets.