black holes

What would happen if Earth fell into a Black Hole?

Black holes have for long intrigued the human psyche and have been a source of much excitement! And now that gravitational waves have been discovered, interest regarding black holes will surely...

March 29, 2016
March 29, 2016

Japan loses track of $273mn black hole satellite

Dozens of space scientists are desperately scouring the skies after losing track of a quarter-of-a-billion-dollar Japanese satellite that was sent to study black holes.

February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016

What would happen if Earth fell into a Black Hole?

Black holes have for long intrigued the human psyche and have been a source of much excitement! And now that gravitational waves have been discovered, interest regarding black holes will surely...

January 8, 2016
January 8, 2016

Black holes can be spotted with backyard telescopes

For decades, astronomers observe the space around black holes for the occasional flare of light, signaling that a cosmic feeding is underway.

December 27, 2015
December 27, 2015

5 things Einstein got totally wrong

Relativity is now a centerpiece of modern physics, the reason GPS satellites and mobile internet exist, and why Einstein is easily the most famous scientist in history.But Einstein made plenty of...