Astronomers, according to Phys Org, say the spinning black holes generate disks of gas and dust, which are heated to hundreds of millions of degrees and glow in the x-ray light. Now, the astronomers have come up with a new technique to measure the motion of five supermassive black holes. This, they will be achieving by using data from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory and chance alignments across billions of light years. … [Read more...] about Spinning Black Holes Are Like Whirlpools In The Ocean
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Yet Philadelphia recently stopped sending foster and delinquent children to the facility. Heather Keafer, a spokeswoman for the city’s Department of Human Services, said in an email that the agency wasn’t “satisfied with the service delivery” at George Junior and is trying to keep more youth closer to home. She also noted that her agency is not responsible for evaluating the facility’s educational services. Anderson said George Junior and the Philadelphia government butted heads over how to care for these kids. … [Read more...] about How Schools For Kids In Foster Care Act As ‘Educational Black Holes’
The research was conducted by the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) project, an international collaboration begun in 2012 to try to directly observe the immediate environment of a black hole using a global network of Earth-based telescopes. The announcement was made in simultaneous news conferences in Washington, Brussels, Santiago, Shanghai, Taipei and Tokyo. … [Read more...] about Remarkable photo of black hole released in astrophysics breakthrough
This scientific necessity to eliminate bias and approach problems from several points of view is one reason experts stress that the sciences need a wide-range of diverse young people to enter the field, and Bouman agrees. She says she wishes that young people, especially girls and women, understood that pursuing a career in a field like computer science can lead to opportunities beyond sitting in front of a screen. … [Read more...] about 29-Year-Old Katie Bouman ‘Didn’t Know Anything About Black Holes’—Then She Helped Capture the First Photo of One
“I believe I lost consciousness because when I woke up, I was wearing just my pink undershirt made of chenille, and the socks I am now wearing, and I realised I was in the coffin of a car, my ankles and wrists in handcuffs, with a black tape covering my mouth, inside a bag where there was just a small hole in the zipper that allowed me to breathe. … [Read more...] about Who is Chloe Ayling, when was the model kidnapped by the Black Death group and when was her kidnapper found guilty?