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Pulled Apart By Black Hole Heart

Posted July 17, 2013 10:04 AM

From Universe Today:

New observations from ESO's Very Large Telescope show for the first time a gas cloud being ripped apart by the supermassive black hole at the centre of the galaxy. Shown here are VLT observations from 2006, 2010 and 2013, coloured blue, green and red respectively.

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07/17/2013 11:13 AM

Can we assume this is somewhere in the Soundgarden nebulous?

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07/17/2013 8:42 PM

Odd. When I click on the link I just get a white blank image - must be the obverse of the black hole.

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07/17/2013 8:45 PM

That is probably the picture of the black holes exit in another dimension.

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07/17/2013 5:39 PM

gee, I got it, Black Hole Sun by soundgarden.

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07/17/2013 8:08 PM

Aw....come on. The title was just begging for it.

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Is the 'Heart' of the 'Black Hole' really something informative?....or was it put in just to rhyme with 'Apart'?

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07/18/2013 9:49 AM

I never heard of things "bouncing off" the event horizon. What's the explanation on the material coming back to us at 1/10 c?

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