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Black Holes, Steven Hawking, Oh My

According to much of the media, Steven Hawking says there’s no such thing as a black hole. This sounds really rad but is the media reflecting celebrity and titillating terminology rather than substance and veracity? Of course, Hawking is a media magnet, as are (ahem) Black Holes. Besides, didn’t Hawking write the book on black […]
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A nanoscale black hole, really?

A black hole – one of the most fearsome and powerful objects in the universe – as big as a few atoms, in a lab? Sounds unlikely; but it’s not weird science. Well, perhaps there is a little exaggeration, but researchers at Harvard University (Massachusetts, USA) have created the miniest of black hole like behavior […]
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