Spinning black holes shaped by magnetic fields
A new simulation shows how black holes can pull spacetime into them with such force that they become magnetically charged and spew forth jets of plasma.
Distant black holes chart universe’s dark energy history
By looking atoutlying black holes, scientists are able to study the patterns that dark energy has followed, going as far back as 10 billion years.
NASA to launch black hole-hunting space telescope
The NuStar telescope will spend 2 years mapping black holes in the Milky Way.
Thousands of mini black holes bombard Earth every day
Luckily the black holes are so small that they would take longer than the age of the universe to swallow the Earth whole.