How to Explain a Black Hole?

Answer Although physicists have been able to determine the size and location of several black holes by measuring radiation of surrounding matter, it is nearly impossible to directly observe a black hole t... Read More »

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How to Study a Black Hole?

Since light cannot escape from a black hole, it is nearly impossible to directly observe it. Although this provides a challenge for researchers and enthusiasts alike, it is possible to study a blac... Read More »

Can a black hole collapse?

While theories regarding black holes continue to develop, it is believed that a black hole cannot collapse in on itself because it is itself the product of a collapse -- usually of a star.Reference... Read More »

How much would you weigh in a black hole?

You would not weigh anything in a black hole. Weight (or mass) would have no bearing in the vicinity of the black hole. The gravitational force of the black hole is so great that your mass couldn't... Read More »

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