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Black holes

New theoretical model predicts stars that fail to go supernovae may still not go gentle into that good night.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

The giant black hole is one of the biggest ever observed from this far back in time.

Ramin Skibba, Contributor

A new theoretical model shows how miniature black holes devouring neutron stars from the inside might create heavy elements.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

The signal, from two merging black holes 3 billion light-years away, is the most distant observation yet.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Theoretical physicists contemplate the seemingly impossible situation of a point in space-time where gravity goes to infinity.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

New simulations suggests life could exist in universes very different from our own.

Gabriel Popkin, Contributor

This month's featured images include an awe-inspiring view of the Milky Way and a vibrant shot of a Martian canyon colorfully adorned by minerals.

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

Scientists detect billion-year-old gravitational message.

Gabriel Popkin, Contributor

They may also serve as bridges to the future.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

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