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What's Inside a Black Hole?

What's Inside a Black Hole?
Take a ride on the Black Hole Flight Simulator and experience the power of a black hole first hand. Courtesy of Professor Andrew Hamilton.


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Posted by nova on February 22, 2011
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Comments

Posted by Tibor on February 22, 2011 at 11:20 am
Interesting. I wish it would have gone into greater detail. Still a good watch.
Posted by pdpete on February 22, 2011 at 10:50 pm
Good video with some dam cool effects,i know that a lot of brilliant minds have come up with these theories but until there is some way to test these theories will we ever be sure or will they remain theories.
Posted by Tibor on January 8, 2012 at 4:18 pm
We cannot glimpse what lies inside the event horizon of a black hole because light or material from there can never reach us. Even if we could send an explorer into the black hole, she could never communicate back to us.
Current theories predict that all the matter in a black hole is piled up in a single point at the center, but we do not understand how this central singularity works. To properly understand the black hole center requires a fusion of the theory of gravity with the theory that describes the behavior of matter on the smallest scales, called quantum mechanics. This unifying theory has already been given a name, quantum gravity, but how it works is still unknown. This is one of the most important unsolved problems in physics. Studies of black holes may one day provide the key to unlock this mystery.
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