With his upcoming album Cancer for Cure, Brooklyn rapper El-P returns to making his own cerebral, dense hip-hop after a few years spent working on the record, as well as producing instrumental tracks and beats for other MCs.
The supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy may be constantly snacking on asteroids. A new study finds that an asteroid at least 12 miles wide falling into the black hole would account for the regular bright x-ray flares seen through telescopes.
This month, researchers are inaugurating the Event Horizon Telescope, a project that will try to take the first detailed pictures of the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy.
Astronomers have captured an image of a black hole firing off two enormous “bullets” of ionized gas at nearly a quarter the speed of light. The cosmic explosion produces as much energy in an hour as the sun emits in five years.
Soldiers could one day conduct covert operations in complete secrecy, now that Pentagon-backed physicists have figured out how to mask entire events by distorting light.