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Black hole breakthrough: Astronomers to 'buckle up' for next black hole 'revolution'

Black hole breakthrough: Astronomers to 'buckle up' for next black hole 'revolution'

5 days ago   |   Daily Express

BLACK HOLES could soon be simultaneously observable in both gravitational waves and X-rays - revolutionising our understanding of the most extreme entities of the universe.
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Black hole bombshell: Scientists stunned by monster black holes in dwarf galaxies

Black hole bombshell: Scientists stunned by monster black holes in dwarf galaxies

13 days ago   |   Daily Express

ASTRONOMERS have made a startling discovery about black holes after finding gigantic versions of the mysterious entities in some of the smallest galaxies.
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Supermassive black holes feast on vast reservoirs of hydrogen

Supermassive black holes feast on vast reservoirs of hydrogen

20 days ago   |   Astronomy Now

An illustration shows vast clouds of hydrogen gas surrounding a early quasar, providing a source of raw material for the supermassive black hole at its core. Image: ESO/Farina...
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Black Hole collisions: What would happen if Earth fell into a black hole? 'It's bizarre'

Black Hole collisions: What would happen if Earth fell into a black hole? 'It's bizarre'

25 days ago   |   Daily Express

BLACK HOLES are some of the most terrifying and mysterious cosmic phenomena that sit just outside of our line of sight. A particle physicist told Express.co.uk what would...
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Black hole CATACLYSM: Earth falling into a black hole will erupt with unimaginable force

Black hole CATACLYSM: Earth falling into a black hole will erupt with unimaginable force

29 days ago   |   Daily Express

BLACK HOLES and the secrets hidden within are becoming increasingly more obvious to astronomers but with it comes the grim knowledge of what would happen to Earth if it fell...
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A year of science reporting - Science Weekly podcast

30 days ago   |   The Guardian

For the final science weekly of 2019 the Guardian's Science team - Hannah Devlin, Ian Sample and Nicola Davis - talk through their top stories of the year including black...
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Black hole bombshell: Astronomers now know how 'monster' black holes are born

Black hole bombshell: Astronomers now know how 'monster' black holes are born

1 month ago   |   Daily Express

BLACK HOLES are some of the most mysterious and extreme entities in the Universe but astronomers have taken one step closer to understanding the origins of these colossal monsters.
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Quantum “vacuum squeezers” improve sensitivity of gravity wave detectors

Quantum “vacuum squeezers” improve sensitivity of gravity wave detectors

1 month ago   |   Astronomy Now

Research install a quantum “squeezer” device into one of LIGO's gravity wave detectors. Image: Lisa Barsotti The world's premier gravity wave detectors are now using so-called...
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Black holes formed from dark matter could be making dead stars explode

1 month ago   |   New Scientist

White dwarfs are burnt out stars that can explode into supernovae, and this process might be kicked off by a black hole made of dark matter in the heart of the star
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Record-setting ultra-massive black hole found at heart of galaxy cluster

Record-setting ultra-massive black hole found at heart of galaxy cluster

1 month ago   |   Astronomy Now

The central galaxy of the Abell 85 cluster, known as Holm15A , features an extended core harbouring a black hole with 40 billion times the mass of the Sun. Image: Matthias...
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When is Avenue 5 released? What's it about? Who's in it?

After the critical and commercial success of Chernobyl, HBO and Sky are co-producing another prestige show together - albeit one with a very different tone. Avenue 5 is a... Read more ...

Black hole mystery: Could discovery be a massive neutron star?

Black hole mystery: Could discovery be a massive neutron star?

BLACK HOLE experts are racing to learn whether the latest discovery of an enormous object is actually a massive neutron star. Read more ...

Big Bang breakthrough: Universe's ‘baby picture' snapped by NASA revealed

Big Bang breakthrough: Universe's ‘baby picture' snapped by NASA revealed

NASA scientists made a breakthrough in understanding what happened after the Big Bang when they snapped up a “baby picture” of the universe. Read more ...

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Yellowstone WARNING: Yellowstone at ‘TIPPING POINT' scientists reveal in critical study

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Solar storm: Scientists measure evolving energy of a solar flare's explosive first minutes

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SpaceX news: Watch NASA live stream of SpaceX Crew Dragon test online here

SpaceX news: Watch NASA live stream of SpaceX Crew Dragon test online here

SPACEX yesterday postponed a critical launch escape test of its Crew Dragon astronaut taxi due to bad weather. Here is how to watch the delayed SpaceX launch live online. Read more ...

NASA's secret '007 spy mission' exposed by declassified files 

NASA's secret '007 spy mission' exposed by declassified files 

NASA ran a secret spy mission “like something from James Bond” during the Cold War, declassified files show, and the space agency even has the “007” suit to prove it. Read more ...