black hole

While scientists have known about black holes for decades, they’ve never actually been able to see one. As a black hole’s massive gravitational pull sucks everything, including light, towards it, scientists can only infer that they are present when mass is being sucked in a particular direction. The Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration team used telescopes from all over the world to capture the image.
"It’s a visionary project to take the first photograph of a black hole," one scientist said.
Royal Mint have unveiled a new 50 pence piece. The limited edition black hole design is in commemoration of Professor Stephen Hawking. But you better act quick, some versions have already sold out.
'If you feel like you're in a black hole, don't give up, there is a way out'.
'If you feel like you're in a black hole, don't give up, there is a way out'.
Perhaps part of the allure is that these enigmatic objects have never actually been "seen". But this could now be about to change as an international team of astronomers is connecting a number of telescopes on Earth in the hope of making the first ever image of a black hole.
We all make mistakes, even scientists it seems. A team from the European Southern Observatory have revealed that what they