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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_hole

A black hole is a region of spacetime exhibiting such strong gravitational effects that ...... A much anticipated feature of a theory of quantum gravity is that it will not feature singularities or event horizons and thus black holes would not be real ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/next/physics/are-black-holes-real

Mar 10, 2016 ... Not so long ago, black holes were like unicorns: fantastical creatures that flourished on paper, not in life. Today, there is wide scientific ...

science.nasa.gov/astrophysics/focus-areas/black-holes

Don't let the name fool you: a black hole is anything but empty space. Rather, it is a great amount of matter packed into a very small area - think of a star ten ...

www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/k-4/stories/nasa-knows/what-is-a-black-hole-k4.html

A black hole is a place in space where gravity pulls so much that even light cannot get out.

www.astronomy.com/news/2017/04/first-image-of-a-black-hole

Apr 6, 2017 ... Sgr A* is the supermassive black hole in the center of the Milky Way, with a ... This is why every “image” ever shown of a black hole in a news ..... but I am hopeful you first read this article and an iota of REAL knowledge stuck.

www.skyandtelescope.com/astronomy-resources/are-black-holes-real

Jul 22, 2014 ... Black holes seem to be the stuff of science fiction (and, in fact, have starred in many sci-fi books and movies), so it's not uncommon for people to ...

news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/04/black-hole-event-horizon-telescope-pictures-genius-science

Apr 11, 2017 ... More precisely, the hoped-for portrait is of a mysterious region that surrounds the black hole. Called the event horizon, this is the boundary ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/science/space/universe/black-holes

While most stars end up as white dwarfs or neutron stars, black holes are the last evolutionary stage in the lifetimes of enormous stars that had been at least 10 ...

www.popsci.com/new-algorithm-might-help-us-see-black-holes

Jun 6, 2016 ... The ALMA telescope array is one of many groups involved with the Event Horizon Telescope project which hopes to image black holes.