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Sunday, 28 June 2020 08:58

Black hole collision may have exploded with light

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Pasadena CA (JPL) Jun 26, 2020
When two black holes spiral around each other and ultimately collide, they send out gravitational waves - ripples in space and time that can be detected with extremely sensitive instruments on Earth. Since black holes and black hole mergers are completely dark, these events are invisible to telescopes and other light-detecting instruments used by astronomers. However, theorists have come u

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