Stephen Hawking: Does Theory About Black Holes Hold Water?

Stephen Hawking set the scientific world aflame last month when he announced that he could have possible solved the mystery of what happens to matter when it gets sucked into a black hole. Stephen Hawking proposed that all may not…

Nick Gordon Reportedly A ‘Person of Interest’ in Bobbi Kristina Brown Homicide Investigation

Nick Gordon is reportedly a person of interest in what now is considered a homicide investigation in the wake of Bobbi Kristina Brown’s passing on Sunday. Gordon has been the subject on an investigation ever since Bobbi Kristina was found…

Cissy Houston to Inherit Part of Bobbi Kristina Brown’s $20 Million

Cissy Houston, mother of the late Whitney Houston and grandmother of Bobbi Kristina Brown, who passed away on Sunday, is likely to inherit a third of Bobbi Kristina’s $20 million estate. The estate was left to her by her mother…

Bobbi Kristina Brown Passes Away, Houston Family Confirms Death

Bobbi Kristina Brown has passed away at the age of 22. Her death was confirmed Sunday by the Houston family. Bobbi Kristina died earlier on Sunday at the Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth, Georgia. She was surrounded by her family…

Distant Black Hole Spin Measured by Astronomers

Astronomers this week revealed that the spin of a very distant black hole has been directly measured. The new measurement is part of a new report published this week in the journal Nature and should help cosmologists further investigate the…

Stephen Hawking: Event Horizon Likely Doesn’t Exist

Respected physicist Stephen Hawking has just dropped a major bombshell: There may be no such thing as black holes as we know them. This belief would be eagerly dismissed should it have come from anyone else, but when Hawking speaks…

Astronomers May Have Spotted a Double Black Hole

Astronomers this week revealed that a double black hole system may have been found. An object known as WISE J233237.05-505643.5 was spotted at the center of a galaxy 3.8 billion light-years from our solar system. The jet shooting up out…

NASA’s NuSTAR Finds Its First 10 Supermassive Black Holes

Astronomers this week announced that NASA’s Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) has spotted its first 10 supermassive black holes. NuSTAR, an X-ray space telescope, was launched in June 2012 on a mission to conduct surveys for supermassive black holes (those…

Young Black Hole May Have Been Formed in Rare Supernova

Astronomers have found evidence that suggests the youngest black hole in the Milky Way galaxy may reside in the remnants of a rare supernova. The remnant, named W49B, is only around 1,000 years old and only 26,000 light-years from Earth.…

Radio-Emitting Jet Detected From Andromeda Black Hole

Astronomers revealed this week that they have detected an intense radio emission from a black hole’s radio-emitting jet. The emission was moving at more than 85% the speed of light, though it was also “quite variable.” The observations, published this…