The star, roughly the same size as our sun, was eventually sucked into oblivion in a rare cosmic occurrence.
30 Sep 2019 7:38 AM
A disk of material surrounding the black hole has been discovered by the Hubble Space Telescope.
12 Jul 2019 2:56 PM
'Best ever' simulation solves 40-year black hole mystery.
06 Jun 2019 9:54 AM
This in turn lead to government intervention and VCG was ordered to end its illegal, rule-breaking practices.
15 Apr 2019 12:12 AM
Black holes, phenomenally dense celestial entities, are extraordinarily difficult to observe despite their great mass.
13 Apr 2019 9:42 AM
A language professor has given a Hawaiian name — Powehi — to the black hole depicted in an image produced in a landmark experiment.
12 Apr 2019 10:03 AM
This black hole resides about 54 million light-years from Earth.
10 Apr 2019 7:29 PM
It's a lot farther from Earth, but distance and size balance out, making it roughly as easy (or difficult) to pinpoint.
06 Apr 2019 10:28 AM
At the core of one of the galaxies, a black hole 20 million times more massive than the Sun shredded a star more than twice the Sun's mass.
17 Jun 2018 6:41 PM
Ashes of the theoretical physicist were interred by the graves of fellow science greats Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin.
15 Jun 2018 8:32 PM
Most, if not all, large galaxies contain a supermassive black hole at their centers.
14 Jun 2017 3:53 PM
The new detection occurred on January 4 this year during the ongoing second observing run of the Advanced LIGO detectors in the US.
02 Jun 2017 10:07 AM
The targeted black hole is hidden in plain sight, lurking in the centre of the Milky Way in a region called Sagittarius constellation
13 Apr 2017 7:59 AM
The Phoenix cluster is an enormous accumulation of about 1,000 galaxies, located 5.7 billion light years from Earth.
16 Feb 2017 11:22 AM
Every few thousand years, an unlucky star wanders too close to the black hole whose powerful gravity rips the star apart
12 Jan 2017 9:29 PM