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UFO at the Center of Black Holes

Imge: ESA/AOES Medialab Astronomers have just discovered UFOs – but don’t reach for your tinfoil hat just yet, Neatoramanauts! They’re talking about Ultra-fast Outflow found at the [...]

Gigantic black holes discovered

Scientists have identified two black holes billions of times more massive than our sun. The black holes are located in the center of distant galaxies,…

Hubble Space Telescope Sees a Gravitationally Lensed Quasar

Photo: NASA, ESA and J.A. Muñoz (University of Valencia) You’re looking at a picture of a quasar that’s beeing sucked into a black hole, taken by the Hubble Space telescope. ESA’s Hubble Space Telescope [...]

Case History Of A Wikipedia Page: Nabokov’s ‘Lolita’

There are some websites that are so interesting and extensive they are known as “black holes” or “time sucks,” because once you get started, you may not be able to escape. Wikipedia is near the top of the list. Even more perilous to your workday than reading is joining Wikipedia as an editor. Before you [...]

Possible Proof of White Holes

While still not proven, the possibility of the existence of “white holes” in deep space have some in the scientific community excited. White holes are the opposite of black holes, objects into which nothing can enter but are constantly spewing out matter. They were thought to be completely hypothetical, more a mathematical oddity than a real [...]

Future spaceships powered by black holes ?

The future of space exploration could be powered by black holes or dark matter based on new proposals by physicists, current spacecraft propulsion…

New study finds middle child of black holes

Most black holes are either very large or very small, but a new study has identified evidence for what it believed to be an intermediate size of b…