Black Holes
These Wisps Around Black Holes Could Reveal How the Cosmic Beasts Eat  SPACE.COM · 2 days
The international team responsible for the first-ever image of a black hole's shadow already has plans to take a better, more detailed image. more
We Could Soon Watch a Black Hole in Action, Gobbling Up Matter in Real Time  SPACE.COM · 2 days
The huge team behind the Event Horizon Telescope already made news with their first image of a black... more
Four questions: Here there be monsters  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
On April 10, the world got to see the first image taken of a black hole in space, taken by the Event Horizon Telescope, a worldwide collaboration of astronomers and astrophysicists including a substantial team at... more
There's a Tiny, Bright Magnetar Photobombing Our Galaxy's Supermassive Black Hole  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 days
Astronomers studying black hole SagA* have to deal with the weird, frustrating little star that lit up right between Earth and the black hole in 2013. more
Here's How Scientists Turned the World Into a Telescope (to See a Black Hole)  SPACE.COM · 5 days
It took eight telescopes across the planet a week to produce the black hole image that stunned the world last... more
Physicists Think You Could Be Rescued from a Black Hole — But Don't Risk It  SPACE.COM · 5 days
Researchers have developed a new, unspeakably dangerous, and incredibly slow method of crossing the universe. It involves wormholes... more
Old black holes in a young universe  nanowerk · 5 days
Astronomers reveal supermassive black holes were common in the early universe. more
These Wisps Around Black Holes Could Reveal How the Cosmic Beasts Eat  LIVE SCIENCE · 6 days
The international team responsible for the first-ever image of a black hole's shadow already has plans to take a better, more detailed image. more
We Could Soon Watch a Black Hole in Action, Gobbling Up Matter in Real Time  LIVE SCIENCE · 6 days
The huge team behind the Event Horizon Telescope already made news with their first image of a black... more
DIY Gravitational Waves with 'BlackHoles@Home'  ASTRO WATCH · 6 days
Researchers hoping to better interpret data from the detection of gravitational waves generated by the collision of binary black holes are turning to the public for... more
Physicists Think You Could Be Rescued from a Black Hole — But Don't Risk It  LIVE SCIENCE · 6 days
Researchers have developed a new, unspeakably dangerous, and incredibly slow method of crossing the universe. It involves wormholes... more
Gravitational echo phenomenon will become a key to the new physics, physicist says  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
Gravitational echoes may be caused by the collision of two black holes, and may indicate that these objects have completely new physical... more
LIGO Is Up and Running Again and Already Spotted Two Possible Black Hole Mergers  SPACE.COM · 7 days
Within two weeks of beginning its third observation period, the LIGO project has spotted the gravitational-wave signatures of what could... more
DIY gravitational waves with 'BlackHoles@Home'  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Researchers hoping to better interpret data from the detection of gravitational waves generated by the collision of binary black holes are turning to the public for help. more
3 Huge Questions the Black Hole Image Didn't Answer  SPACE.COM · 1 week
Almost nothing in the black hole image surprised astrophysicists. These are the three biggest mysteries it left unsolved, and two questions it did answer. more
Black Holes Are Awesome. Why Are Their Names Usually So Boring?  SPACE.COM · 1 week
A black hole was recently the first to be captured in a close-up image, and in another first, it received a name that's a lot more... more
'Black Hole Hunters' Shows Epic Chase to Capture First Images  SPACE.COM · 1 week
From frigid Antarctica to a high-altitude location in Chile, a new documentary takes viewers around the world to capture the first black hole images. more
All Your Questions About the New Black Hole Image Answered  SPACE.COM · 1 week
Yesterday, Earthlings first laid eyes on an actual image of a black hole — turning what lived only in our collective imaginations into concrete reality. more
Black hole image validates imagining the unimaginable  SCIENCE-NEWS · 1 week
Human creativity conjured up the most extreme of astronomical phenomena long before they could be seen. more
Astronomers Capture First Image of a Black Hole  ASTRO WATCH · 1 week
The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) — a planet-scale array of eight ground-based radio telescopes forged through international collaboration — was... more
Scientist superstar Katie Bouman designed algorithm for black hole image  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Anonymous to the public just days ago, a US computer scientist named Katie Bouman has become an overnight sensation due to her role in developing a computer algorithm... more
All Your Questions About the New Black Hole Image Answered  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 week
Yesterday, Earthlings first laid eyes on an actual image of a black hole — turning what lived only in our collective imaginations into concrete reality. more
First black hole photo confirms Einstein's theory of relativity  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Black holes are long-time superstars of science fiction. But their Hollywood fame is a little strange given that no-one has ever actually seen one – at least, until now. If... more
Greenland Telescope to image black holes by moving onto the Greenland ice sheet  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Scientists from the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, will soon be able to participate in the "Event Horizon Telescope" (EHT) with... more
Google Doodle Celebrates the 1st Black Hole Image by the Event Horizon Telescope  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
When scientists with the Event Horizon Telescope unveiled the first image of a black hole April 10, astronomers around the world rejoiced.... more
Eureka! Scientists Photograph a Black Hole for the 1st Time  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
For the first time ever, humanity has photographed a black hole, shining light on an exotic realm that had long been beyond our ken. more
Seeing is believing: Four lessons of the new black hole image  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Black holes are cosmic prisons, where nothing escapes, not light or even data. But lots did come out of Wednesday's first image of the shadowy edge... more
How Did Astronomers Capture the First-Ever Close-Up of a Black Hole?  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
Radio telescopes all over the world joined together to make this picture during a few clear days in early 2017. So, why are we just now... more
3 Huge Questions the Black Hole Image Didn't Answer  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
Almost nothing in the black hole image surprised astrophysicists. These are the three biggest mysteries it left unsolved, and two questions it did answer. more
Earth Sees First Image Of A Black Hole  NPR · 2 weeks
Every image you've ever seen of a black hole has been a simulation. Until now. "We have seen what we thought was unseeable," said Event Horizon Telescope Director Shep Doeleman. more
'Monster Black Hole: The First Image' Premieres Tonight on Science Channel (Video)  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
Learn how a scientific team used radio telescopes to peer past galactic clouds of dust and gas trying to take the first-ever photograph a... more
A Black Hole Is Photographed For First Time By Massive Telescope Project  NPR · 2 weeks
"For the first time we have seen what we thought was unseeable," said Event Horizon Telescope Director Shep Doeleman, as the first image of... more
How the Event Horizon Telescope Hunts for Black Hole Silhouettes  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
The secret of the project's success is linking radio dishes across the globe to create a virtual telescope about the size of Earth. more
Remarkable photo of black hole released in astrophysics breakthrough  REUTERS · 2 weeks
An international scientific team on Wednesday announced a milestone in astrophysics - the first-ever photo of a black... more
Event Horizon Telescope Captures First Image of Black Hole  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
Astronomers using the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) — a planet-scale array of eight ground-based radio telescopes (ALMA, APEX,... more
How scientists took the first picture of a black hole  SCIENCE-NEWS · 2 weeks
Here’s how scientists connected eight observatories across the world to create one Earth-sized telescope in order to create an image of a black hole. more
Astronomers capture first image of a black hole  nanowerk · 2 weeks
The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) - a planet-scale array of eight ground-based radio telescopes forged through international collaboration - was set up to capture the first images of a black hole. Today,... more
Eureka! Black Hole Photographed for 1st Time  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
For the first time ever, humanity has photographed a black hole, shining light on an exotic realm that had long been beyond our ken. more
Remarkable image of black hole released in astrophysics breakthrough  REUTERS · 2 weeks
An international scientific team on Wednesday announced a milestone in astrophysics - the first-ever photo of a black... more
Astronomers deliver first photo of black hole  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Astronomers on Wednesday unveiled the first photo of a black hole, one of the star-devouring monsters scattered throughout the Universe and obscured by impenetrable shields of gravity. more
All you need to know about the history of black holes  SCIENCE-NEWS · 2 weeks
From dreaming up black holes to snapping the first picture of one, the history of black holes has had many twists. more
The first picture of a black hole opens a new era of astrophysics  SCIENCE-NEWS · 2 weeks
Astronomers used a network of telescopes around the world to take a picture of the supermassive black hole in the galaxy M87. more
Watch: Earth Gets Its First Look At A Black Hole  NPR · 2 weeks
"Getting a direct view of a black hole is the ultimate dream for a lot of physicists," as astrophysicist Adam Frank wrote for NPR. more
Astronomers capture first image of a black hole  MIT · 2 weeks
ESO, ALMA, and APEX contribute to paradigm-shifting observations of the gargantuan black hole at the heart of the galaxy Messier 87. more
Scientists set to reveal first true image of black hole  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
The world is finally about to see a black hole—not an artist's impression or a computer-generated likeness, but the real thing. more
Scientists expected to release landmark image of black hole  REUTERS · 2 weeks
An international scientific team is expected on Wednesday to unveil a landmark achievement in astrophysics - the first... more
Event Horizon Telescope to Unveil Big Black Hole News Today! Watch Live  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
The Event Horizon Telescope project is unveiling a major black hole discovery Wednesday morning (April 10) at 9 a.m. EDT (1300 GMT), and you... more
'Black Holes: The First Image' Premieres Tonight on Science Channel (Video)  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
Learn how a scientific team used radio telescopes to peer past galactic clouds of dust and gas trying to take the first-ever photograph a black hole. more
What is a black hole? Searching for what can't be seen  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Massive, ravenous, powerful beyond measure -– physicists are convinced that black holes exist, even if no one has directly observed one. more
What Exactly Is a Black Hole Event Horizon (and What Happens There)?  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
The event horizon is the threshold around the black hole where the escape velocity surpasses the speed of light. Here's what that means. more
What Exactly Is a Black Hole Event Horizon (and What Happens There)?  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
On Wednesday (April 10), the international Event Horizon Telescope project will release the first results from its plan to image black holes. But what... more
Black holes: picturing the heart of darkness  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Astronomers are poised Wednesday to unveil the first direct image of a black hole and the surrounding whirlwind of white-hot gas and plasma inexorably drawn by gravity into its ravenous maw, along with the... more
Here’s what scientists think a black hole looks like  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
Astronomers may have imaged a black hole for the first time, capping decades of calculations of how they ought to appear more
In astrophysics milestone, first photo of black hole expected  REUTERS · 2 weeks
Scientists are expected to unveil on Wednesday the first-ever photograph of a black hole, a breakthrough in astrophysics... more
VLA Makes First Direct Image of Key Feature of Powerful Radio Galaxies  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
Astronomers used the National Science Foundation’s Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) to make the first direct image of a dusty, doughnut-shaped feature... more
Gamma-ray blazars in the sky  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
When the supermassive black holes at the center of galaxies accrete material, they can eject powerful jets of charged particles at speeds approaching that of light. These particles in turn emit radiation across the electromagnetic spectrum, from radio... more
VLA makes first direct image of key feature of powerful radio galaxies  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Astronomers used the National Science Foundation's Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) to make the first direct image of a dusty, doughnut-shaped feature... more
Dark matter is not made up of tiny black holes  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
An international team of researchers has put a theory speculated by the late Stephen Hawking to its most rigorous test to date, and their results have ruled out... more
4 things we’ll learn from the first closeup image of a black hole  SCIENCE-NEWS · 3 weeks
Scientists are gearing up to release the first image of the black hole at the center of the galaxy. Here’s what they... more
4 things we’ll learn from the first close-up image of a black hole  SCIENCE-NEWS · 3 weeks
Scientists are gearing up to release the first image of the black hole at the center of the galaxy. Here’s what they... more
Testing Einstein's equivalence principle near a supermassive black hole  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The GRAVITY Collaboration, a team of researchers at several renowned institutes including the Max Planck Institute, LESIA Paris Observatory and the European Southern Observatory, has recently tested part of the... more
Hello, Quantum Vacuum, Nice to See You  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
Since the historic finding of gravitational waves from two black holes colliding over a billion light years away was made in 2015,... more
Astronomers investigate supermassive black hole in the radio galaxy PKS 2251+11  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Italian astronomers have conducted an X-ray analysis of the accreting supermassive black hole in the broad line radio galaxy PKS 2251+11 as part of a study... more
NASA: 360-Degree Visualization Shows Galactic Center  SCI-NEWS.COM · 4 weeks
A new immersive, 360-degree, ultra-high-definition visualization provides more details of what NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory sees in X-rays around the supermassive black hole at... more
Researchers measure quantum behavior at room temperature, visible to the naked eye  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Since the historic finding of gravitational waves from two black holes colliding over a billion light years away was made in 2015, physicists are... more
Galactic Center Visualization Delivers Star Power  ASTRO WATCH · 4 weeks
Want to take a trip to the center of the Milky Way? Check out a new immersive, ultra-high-definition visualization. This 360-movie offers an unparalleled... more
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Observing the invisible: The long journey to the first image of a black hole
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How scientists took the first picture of a black hole
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A Black Hole Is Photographed For First Time By Massive Telescope Project
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The Event Horizon Telescope Is Trying to Take the First-Ever Photo of a Black Hole
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4 things we’ll learn from the first close-up image of a black hole
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Listening to the quantum vacuum: Physicists measure quantum 'back action' in the audio band at room temperature
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