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WOW: Ailing Space Telescope Hits Black Hole Jackpot

Posted 08.30.2012 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 08/29/2012 02:50 PM EDT on SPACE.com A jackpot of previously unknown black holes across the universe has been disc...

Black Holes Come Into the Light

Caleb Scharf | Posted 10.22.2012 | Science
Caleb Scharf

Stephen Hawking has made rather pessimistic wagers about them, and no one has yet seen them up close. Yet despite all of this, the near mythological objects we now call black holes turn out to play a noisy role in making the cosmos appear the way it does.