Astronomers Puzzled by Discovery of Naked, Star-less Black Hole
Jan 12, 2016 Scientists observing a distant galaxy are currently trying to find an explanation as to why some black holes are not surrounded by stars. One theory that they came up with is that this may have been caused by two or more galaxies colliding into one another.
NASA Scientists Watch as Black Hole ‘Burps’ Out Gases in Nearby Galaxy
Jan 08, 2016 Scientists from NASA were able to witness how a black hole from a different galaxy burped out waves of gases after ingesting nearby matter. According to them, this strange phenomenon could provide important clues regarding the formation of stars,
Black Holes can Grow as Big as 50 Billion Suns According to New Study
Dec 22, 2015 A professor from the University of Leicester claimed in a new scientific study that black holes are capable of growing 50 billion times the mass of the sun. According to the author of the study, this is possible as long as the disk feeding the black hole continues to orbit around it.
New NASA Video Shows Black Hole Devouring Star [WATCH]
Oct 23, 2015 NASA has created a video detailing the destructive effects of a black hole on a nearby star. The animated video is based on their observations of a real black hole located 290 million light-years away from Earth.
NASA Observing Two Black Holes on a Collision Course; Massive Impact Expected to Affect Space-Time Continuum
Sep 21, 2015 Scientists from NASA are currently observing two black holes that are expected to collide thousands of years from now. According to them, the violent collision will be powerful enough to send ripples across the universe's space-time fabric.