Spinning Black Holes
- Published on: Friday, January 11, 2019
A pulsing black hole in the centre of a distant galaxy sheds light on black hole and galaxy formation. How fast are black holes rotating and how does that rotation change over its life-span?
Huge thanks to Prof. Geraint Lewis and study author Dr. Dheeraj Pasham.
A loud quasi-periodic oscillation after a star is disrupted
by a massive black hole
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Donal Botkin, James M Nicholson, Michael Krugman, Nathan Hansen, Ron Neal, Stan Presolski, Terrance Shepherd
Music from http://epidemicsound.com "Colorful animation 4" "serene story 2" "To the stars 01" "Black Vortex
Animations by Alan Chamberlain and courtesy of NASA