Black Holes, Part 2: Detection


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Nothing can escape the pull of a black hole, not even Stuff to Blow Your Mind. Join Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick for a three-part exploration of these incredible, invisible regions of the cosmos where ponderous mass warps the very fabric of space and time. In this episode, learn all about the science of black hole detection.

Related Content:

Black Holes, Part 1: Phantom (podcast)

Black Holes, Part 3: The Future (forthcoming)

Outside Content:

Darkness Visible: Shedding New Light on Black Holes (WSF 2018)

The World Science Festival

Topics in this Podcast: space, black holes, Physics