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Only a pair of Kings?

The LIGO algorithm has declared another monstrous supermassive black hole merger. Again between what were thought to be impossible massively supersized black holes. All four collisions detected to date involve black holes of a similar size. This has come as a surprise to many astronomers, including Prof Martin Hendry of Glasgow University. “They are more …

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Black Hole mergers and electromagnetic signals

It seems that black hole theory suggests binary black hole mergers have no electromagnetic counterpart. That is when you have 2 black holes spinning round each other very rapidly, getting closer together, colliding, merging, loss/conversion of energy, then forming a larger but less mass in total single black hole, then a ‘ringdown’ period, all in …

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Gravitational waves

Career for peer (reviewed scientists)

With the first of what they say is confirmation of observation and detection by scientists of Gravity Waves and Black Holes, any projecting involving this field of astrophysics will have a favourable chance of funding compared to other science projects. Other Laser Interferometer experiments and gravitational wave detectors looking for Gravitational Wave data, like eLISA, …

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Gravitational Waves

The Glory Holes

First time black holes, binary black hole systems merging and Gravity Waves directly observed … through reverse engineering and predetermined results/theories? These were detected with the twin Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) project. Prof Stephen Hawking, who is an expert on black holes … This discovery is the first detection of a black hole binary …

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As predicted by Albert Einstein

Were Black Hole Gravitational Waves predicted by Albert Einstein himself and Einstein’s theory of general relativity? Albert Einstein seemed to have some doubts about Gravity Waves and changed his mind on the subject. Albert Einstein also seemed to not believe that black holes were possible. Yet some reports on the aLIGO experiment to find GW’s …

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