Gravitational vortex detected around black hole

X-rays from iron tell the tale of swirling space-time.

Phys. Rev. Lett. 50, 1734 (1983) - Magnetic Monopoles and Evaporating Black Holes

1734 - Magnetic Monopoles and Evaporating Black Holes

Astronomers Spot Collision Inside Black Hole Jet

Time-lapse movie of plasma jet blasting from a black hole in a distant galaxy. It shows a rear-end collision between two high-speed knots of the jet's matter.

MECO (Magnetosphere Eternally Collapsing Object)

The hole in the disc of matter in quasar shown in this artist's impression could be the sign of an exotic compact object called a MECO (Image: Christine Pulliam/CfA)

M87's jet, comparison of X-ray with HST optical and NRAO radio image.

jet, comparison of X-ray with HST optical and NRAO radio image.

Accretion Disk

Accretion Disk

A WFPC2 image of the jet in M87

A WFPC2 image of the jet in M87

5 panel Version of 3c321

Multi-panel image of 321

3C321: Black Hole Fires at Neighboring Galaxy

Chandra Press Room :: 'Death Star' Galaxy Black Hole Fires at Neighboring Galaxy :: 17 December 07

X-ray Burping Black Hole

Could a burping black hole solve a galactic mystery?

Pictor A

Blast From Black Hole in a Galaxy Far Far Away: The Star Wars franchise has featured the fictitious Death Star which can shoot powerful beams of radiation across space. The Universe however produces phenomena that often surpass what sc

Spotted by the Chandra X-ray Observatory.

NASA finds “unprecedented” black hole cluster near Andromeda’s central bulge

NASA has discovered an unprecedentedly large cluster of black holes in our nearest galactic neighbor, Andromeda. The 26 black hole candidates were spotted with the Chandra X-ray Observatory, which made more than 150 observations spread over 13 years.

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