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Black holes

Images of far away, misty nebulas and lurking black holes haunt us this month.

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

Enjoy the drama of supermassive black holes, colliding planets and glittering “starscapes.”

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

This month we appreciate how images can take us on a journey to better understand the universe.

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

Physicists speculate that decaying neutrons may be producing particles unknown to science that make up the elusive dark matter.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

Peer into the most massive black holes in the universe and marvel at extreme solar flares this month.

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

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

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