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All about <b>Black holes</b> - redOrbit
WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Astronomers have uncovered rhythmic pulsations from a rare type of black hole 12 million ...
<b>Black Hole</b> - Universe Reference Library - redOrbit
Black HoleBlack holes are objects so dense that not even light can escape their gravity. They are believed to form from the gravitational collapse of ...
How Stars Die And <b>Black Holes</b> Form: Your Universe Today <b>...</b>
Jan 23, 2013 ... In this podcast, Dr. John Millis spoke with Vanderbilt's theoretical physicist Kelly Holley-Bockelmann about how stars die and black holes form.
Facts About <b>Black Holes</b>: Your Universe Today Podcasts - Space <b>...</b>
Jan 28, 2013 ... On today's Your Universe Today podcast, theoretical physicist Dr. Kelly Holley- Bockelmann is back to discuss facts about black holes and help ...
Supermassive <b>Black Holes</b> – Your Universe Today Podcasts <b>...</b>
Feb 13, 2013 ... Only a couple decades ago, the mere idea of supermassive black holes — those that are millions or billions of times more massive than our sun ...
All about Supermassive <b>black hole</b> - redOrbit
WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Astronomers have uncovered rhythmic pulsations from a rare type of black hole 12 million ...
Primordial <b>Black Holes</b> Unlikely To Explain Existence Of Dark Matter
Jan 21, 2014 ... Dark matter, the mysterious substance that comprises more than 85 percent of the universe, is unlikely to be made of primordial black holes due ...
<b>Black Holes</b> Discovered With Magnetic Fields - Space News - redOrbit
Jun 5, 2014 ... Image Caption: This is a computer simulation of gas (in yellow) falling into a black hole (too small to be seen). Twin jets are also shown with ...
Singing <b>Black Holes</b> Reveal Their Origins - Space News - redOrbit
Sep 18, 2012 ... Recent research from the University of Cardiff has found that the dying tones of black holes reveal the cosmic crash that caused them to form.
<b>Black Hole</b> Observations Reveal Contents Of Mysterious Jets
Nov 14, 2013 ... Astronomers have long wondered exactly what the enigmatic jets given off by black holes are made of. Now, an international team of scientists, ...
Supermassive <b>Black Hole</b> - Universe Reference Library - redOrbit
Supermassive Black Hole — A Supermassive black hole is a black hole with a mass in the range of millions or billions solar masses. A supermassive black hole  ...
Jan 23, 2014 ... However, we have long accepted Stephen Hawking's theory that this universal enigma is formed from primordial black holes. However, a new ...
<b>Black Holes</b> Can Have Supermassive Flare-Ups - Space News <b>...</b>
Sep 24, 2013 ... Around 2 million years ago, the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy erupted in a blaze of glory big enough to leave a residual ...
X-Rays Uncover Black Holes Dancing With Normal Stars. June 19, 2014. This photograph shows the flamboyant spiral galaxy called Messier 51.
XMM-Newton Discovers Unique Pair Of Hidden <b>Black Holes</b>
Apr 22, 2014 ... A pair of supermassive black holes in orbit around one another have been spotted by XMM-Newton.
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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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To suppose that the eye with all its inimitable contrivances for adjusting the focus to different distances, for admitting different amounts of light, and for the correction of spherical and chromatic aberration, could have been formed by natural selection, seems, I confess, absurd in the highest degree.

- Charles Darwin
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