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Astronomers may have Finally Taken First Real Image of Black Hole

Astronomers may have Finally Taken First Real Image of Black Hole

It will take months to develop the image, but if scientists succeed the results may help test many wild theories about black ho...

Apr 13 2017, 6:58am CDT

Astronomers Turns on a Planet-Sized Telescope to Capture First Real Images of Black Hole

Astronomers Turns on a Planet-Sized Telescope to Capture First Real Images of Black Hole

By combining data collected from many radio telescopes around the globe, researches are hoping to produce the first ever images...

Apr 6 2017, 4:57am CDT

Gravitational Waves Push Monster Black Hole from Galactic Core

Gravitational Waves Push Monster Black Hole from Galactic Core

NASA's Hubble space telescope has detected a supermassive black hole that has been kicked out of the center of a distant galax...

Mar 24 2017, 3:39am CDT

Star Discovered in Closest Known Orbit Around a Black Hole

Star Discovered in Closest Known Orbit Around a Black Hole

The stellar couple is located in globular cluster 47 Tucanae that is about 14,800 light years away from Earth...

Mar 14 2017, 12:52pm CDT

Scientists are Ready to Capture the First Ever Image of Black Hole

Scientists are Ready to Capture the First Ever Image of Black Hole

It could take until the beginning of 2018 before we see the first real photo of a black hole...

Feb 20 2017, 2:55pm CST

Black Hole found Producing Fuel for Star Formation

Black Hole found Producing Fuel for Star Formation

In a surprising discovery, astronomers have observed a black hole producing cold, star-making fuel from hot plasma jets and bu...

Feb 15 2017, 2:14am CST

This Giant Black Hole Eats a Star for a Decade

This Giant Black Hole Eats a Star for a Decade

Astronomers discovered a giant Black Hole that ripped apart a star for more than ten times longer than any observed episode of...

Feb 8 2017, 9:13am CST

Black Hole Devouring Star for a Decade Detected

Black Hole Devouring Star for a Decade Detected

Astronomers have detected a giant black hole that ripped apart a star and then gorged on its remains for an unusually long tim...

Feb 7 2017, 12:35am CST

Astronomers Discover a Black Hole Hiding in the Milky Way

Astronomers Discover a Black Hole Hiding in the Milky Way

Japanese researchers believe they have found a new way for identifying black holes...

Feb 4 2017, 2:39pm CST

Milky Way’s Black Hole is Spewing out Massive Spitballs

Milky Way’s Black Hole is Spewing out Massive Spitballs

The supermassive black hole that lies at the center of our galaxy is chewing up stars and spitting them out...

Jan 9 2017, 12:01pm CST

Black Hole Swallowing a Star Mistaken for Brightest Supernova Explosion

Black Hole Swallowing a Star Mistaken for Brightest Supernova Explosion

The universe's brightest supernova ever may be something far more rare...

Dec 14 2016, 5:35am CST

Imaging of Black Hole Can Confirm Einstein's Theory

Imaging of Black Hole Can Confirm Einstein's Theory

Dimitrios Psaltis is a father of two and an astrophysicist at the University of Arizona, where he also teaches astronomy and ph...

Nov 4 2016, 3:26pm CDT

Nearly Naked Supermassive Black Hole Found

Nearly Naked Supermassive Black Hole Found

An almost naked mega-black hole is a structure to be reckoned with in the universe. It has been detected by the radio telescope...

Nov 3 2016, 12:46pm CDT

Hawking's Prediction on Black Hole Observed in Lab

Hawking's Prediction on Black Hole Observed in Lab

 Providing strongest evidence to the prediction made by physicist Stephen Hawking more than 30 years ago, scientists have...

Aug 17 2016, 10:33am CDT

Black Hole Evaporation Creates Hawking Radiation

Black Hole Evaporation Creates Hawking Radiation

The discovery has partially shook the science of physics to the core. It is that black holes tend to evaporate and give off Haw...

Aug 16 2016, 7:13am CDT

NASA Spots a Giant Hole on the Surface of the Sun

NASA Spots a Giant Hole on the Surface of the Sun

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) spots a massive coronal hole on Sun's surface and it is growing too....

Jul 14 2016, 8:17am CDT

Growing Supermassive Black Hole in Distant Galaxy Discovered

Growing Supermassive Black Hole in Distant Galaxy Discovered

A team of Swedish astronomers has discovered a growing supermassive black hole in the centre of a galaxy located 70 million li...

Jul 5 2016, 1:19pm CDT

Monster Black Hole Awakens to Eat a Wandering Star

Monster Black Hole Awakens to Eat a Wandering Star

Astronomers find a massive black hole that shredded a passing star and emitted X-ray flashes afterwards....

Jun 23 2016, 6:39am CDT

Supermassive Black Hole Caught Feeding on Cold Gas

Supermassive Black Hole Caught Feeding on Cold Gas

Prior to the research, astronomers believed that black holes solely feed on a steady diet of hot gas from the galaxy's hal...

Jun 9 2016, 12:30am CDT

The First Real Image of a Black Hole May be Captured Soon

The First Real Image of a Black Hole May be Captured Soon

MIT researchers have developed a new algorithm that may help construct real images of black holes....

Jun 6 2016, 10:38pm CDT

Intense Wind from Nearby Black Hole V404 Cygni Discovered

Intense Wind from Nearby Black Hole V404 Cygni Discovered

An international team of astrophysicists has detected an intense wind from one of the closest known black holes to the Earth.Th...

May 10 2016, 4:05am CDT

ALMA Measures Monster Black Hole with Extreme Precision

ALMA Weighs Monster Black Hole with Extreme Precision

ALMA has just spotted a supermassive black hole at the center of one of the galaxies out there in the universe....

May 6 2016, 2:46am CDT

Giant black hole found in an unlikely place

Giant black hole found in an unlikely place

New York, April 8 (IANS) Astronomers from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the Gemini Telescope in Hawaii have uncovered a sup...

Apr 8 2016, 7:57am CDT

Astrophysicists Detect Superfast Winds near Supermassive Black Hole

Astrophysicists Detect Superfast Winds near Supermassive Black Hole

Astrophysicists from York University have revealed the fastest winds ever seen at ultraviolet wavelengths near a supermassive b...

Mar 22 2016, 9:38am CDT

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Naked Singularity of Black Hole Could Destroy Einstein’s General Relativity

A study published in the journal Physical Review Letters and titled “End point of black ring instabilities and the weak cosmic...

Feb 19 2016, 7:56pm CST

Biggest Black Hole Ever Discovered by Hubble

Biggest Black Hole Ever Photographed by Hubble

Scientists seem to have caught the most massive of black holes in the universe on camera....

Feb 19 2016, 1:35am CST

Second Largest Black Hole in Milky Way May Be Discovered

Second Largest Black Hole in Milky Way May Have Been Discovered

The possible intermediate black hole holds the key to understand the evolution of supermassive black holes...

Jan 15 2016, 11:37pm CST

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UTSA Team Discovers That Black Hole Affects Galactic Climate

A team of researchers has presented a study at the 227th meeting of the American Astronomical Society in Kissimmee, Fla., detai...

Jan 7 2016, 7:38am CST

NASA’s Chandra X-Ray Detects Supermassive Black Hole Burping Close to Earth

Supermassive Black Hole Found Burping Close to Earth

NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory has managed to detect a big black hole which is burping close to the earth....

Jan 6 2016, 4:00am CST

Magnetic Fields Detected at Milky Way’s Giant Black Hole

Magnetic Fields Detected at Milky Way’s Giant Black Hole

The magnetic fields which are a point of no return around Sagittarius A* have been detected....

Dec 4 2015, 7:26am CST

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EHT Shows Magnetic Fields at Central Black Hole in Our Milky Way

A study published in the journal Science by scientists from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics – a partnership bet...

Dec 4 2015, 5:34am CST

Black hole swallowing star

Scientists Watch As Black Hole Swallows Star, Ejecting Fast Flare in the Process

A number of international scientists are lucky to be able to watch a black hole consume a star, a phenomenon that is as strange...

Nov 30 2015, 8:26am CST

Black hole swallowing star

Scientists Find Star Being Consumed By Black Hole, With Flares Being Ejected

A study published in the journal Science by Johns Hopkins University researchers shows that scientists have, for the first time...

Nov 27 2015, 11:13am CST

Ozone Hole Expands to Near Record-Size Over Antarctica

Ozone Hole Expands to Near Record-Size Over Antarctica

Ozone hole over Antarctica expands to 28.2 million squire kilometer this year, which is larger than the continent of North Amer...

Oct 31 2015, 5:00am CDT

Black Hole Nearly Shreds a Star

Black Hole Nearly Shreds a Star

A black hole in outer space nearly shredded a star in the process of its normal functioning....

Oct 23 2015, 8:01pm CDT

Massive Hole Spotted in the Sun that can Fit 50 Earths

Massive Hole Spotted in the Sun that can Fit 50 Earths

NASA has just released the image taken by Solar Dynamics Observatory. It shows a giant hole in the topmost layer of the Sun....

Oct 17 2015, 3:46am CDT

Black Hole Found so Gigantic it should be Impossible

Black Hole Found so Gigantic it should be Impossible

Researchers find that a recently discovered galaxy has a black hole so gigantic it should not physically be possible - raising...

Sep 25 2015, 4:00am CDT

Stephen Hawking Solves Black Hole Mystery?

Stephen Hawking Solves Black Hole Mystery?

Hawking claims the information about a universe is not lost in a black hole but stored in the horizon....

Aug 26 2015, 7:44am CDT

Smallest Oxymoronic Black Hole Detected by NASA

Smallest Oxymoronic Black Hole Detected by NASA

The supermassive black hole was detected using the Clay telescope in Chile....

Aug 12 2015, 8:57am CDT

Giant Black Hole 12 Billion Times Bigger than Sun Discovered

Discovery of Supermassive Black Hole 12 Billion Times Bigger than Sun challenges Physics

Scientists have discovered a giant black hole that is 12 billion times bigger than our sun. It is indeed an exciting finding by...

Feb 26 2015, 1:57am CST