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[WIND BLOWING] [MUSIC PLAYING] MAN: Is this your idea of vengeance? VAYNE: It is my idea of necessity. If we do not act now, it is not only our future you imperil. MAN: So you would dirty your hands to keep his clean? VAYNE: My hands are stained with blood. PENELO: Vaan, wait. What is… Read More »

Meet a Black Hole /A Song About Astronomy/(Happy Halloween from the Nirks)

Welcome to In A World Music Kids! Don’t forget to subscribe and hit the bell for updates on all of our new videos. And, check out our online store too! In the deepest, darkest reaches of space You will find me No matter, no light can ever escape From my gravity I’m darkness itself, you… Read More »

World Series of Spades – Astronomy Club

Oh, shit! Woo! I told you about coming up in here like you’re going to a damn job interview. What’s wrong with my clothes? Oh baby, nothing wrong with your clothes. Thank you. Just know that if I was responsible, you’d 100% get the job. I’m not going to a job- With your bitch ass!… Read More »

Astronomers Find Vortex Around A Black Hole Spinning At 70% the Speed of Light

Black holes are going to kill you and everyone you love. Well, maybe. As one of the most powerful forces in the universe, black holes were originally believed to be a myth for centuries, and were only recently proven to in fact exist by modern science. Way back in 1687, Newton blew the mind of… Read More »

A Meeting of Great Black Inventors – Astronomy Club

Welcome, inventors. My name is Elijah McCoy. In this room lies some of the brightest Black minds this country has to offer. Nerds. And that is George Washington Carver. What up, what up, what up? Anybody want a peanut? I know you want one. Okay. I have gathered us together with the hopes that our… Read More »

Vanderbilt astrophysicist plans to observe a “cosmic symphony” using gravitational wave astronomy

We know that there are those objects like black hole inside which all known understanding of the universe simply breaks down. There is a boundary around a black hole which we call the event horizon after which even light cannot escape. So black hole has a way to tell its presence only through gravity. Laser… Read More »

Black Holes – 60 Second Adventures in Astronomy (12/14)

60 Second Adventures in Astronomy. Number twelve, Black Holes. DIY tip 34 – How do you make yourself a black hole? A black hole occurs when something has so much mass in such a small space, that nothing can escape its gravitational pull – not even light. In 1931 Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar calculated that, if a… Read More »

NASA | The Women of Astronomy

  Music, crowd sound Meg: So in 1992, the first meeting, we had–first of all we had to persuade people that there was a problem. They weren’t sure there was any reason women weren’t in astronomy. They thought, well, it’s just because they don’t want to be in astronomy. Vera: And so I think we… Read More »

Supermassive black holes | Stars, black holes and galaxies | Cosmology & Astronomy | Khan Academy

In the videos on massive stars and on black holes, we learned that if the remnant of a star, of a massive star, is massive enough, the gravitational contraction, the gravitational force, will be stronger than even the electron degeneracy pressure, even stronger than the neutron degeneracy pressure, even stronger than the quark degeneracy pressure.… Read More »

10 Bizarre Deep Space Astronomical Objects

The universe is full of both verified and hypothesized objects that do not fit neatly into the humdrum world of standard classes of planets, moons, galaxies and well understood phenomena. So here are ten bizarre deep space astronomical objects that have either been discovered, or may well exist out there somewhere amongst the stars. Number… Read More »