The Naked Scientists

The Naked Scientists Forum

Author Topic: What are Black Holes?  (Read 3215 times)

Offline simeonie

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 351
    • View Profile
    • http://www.simeonie.co.uk
What are Black Holes?
« on: 20/05/2005 21:20:12 »
I was wondering..... What are Black holes I mean how do they work and what do they do exactly? Or do we not really know?

----------------------
-__- my website!!!!
http://www.simeonie.co.uk
has forums too!
Think about it! lolz


Exodus Edit: Moved to Astronomy.
« Last Edit: 22/05/2005 11:23:37 by Exodus »


 

Offline neilep

  • Withdrawnmist
  • Naked Science Forum GOD!
  • *******
  • Posts: 20602
  • Thanked: 8 times
    • View Profile
Re: What are Black Holes?
« Reply #1 on: 20/05/2005 21:24:59 »
Hi Simon...how's the arm;)....apart from the experts here that will give you fantastic advice on your query , here is a link that answers it for you http://www.wsu.edu/DrUniverse/black.html

try this one too http://curious.astro.cornell.edu/blackholes.php

cheers

Neil

Men are the same as women.... just inside out !!
« Last Edit: 20/05/2005 21:27:00 by neilep »
 

Offline chimera

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 475
    • View Profile
Re: What are Black Holes?
« Reply #2 on: 20/05/2005 22:00:11 »
Funny how everyone uses Einsteins equations as the foundation for black holes: he certainly did not agree with that in 1939 ... 8)

http://members.fortunecity.com/templarser/reluct.html

The living are the dead on holiday.  -- Maurice de Maeterlinck (1862-1949)
 

Offline simeonie

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 351
    • View Profile
    • http://www.simeonie.co.uk
Re: What are Black Holes?
« Reply #3 on: 21/05/2005 12:43:40 »
thanks everyone! That is good thanks and very helpful! Also Neilep how do you know about my arm? You been on my forums? are you a registered user?

----------------------
-__- my website!!!!
http://www.simeonie.co.uk
has forums too!
Think about it! lolz
 

Offline neilep

  • Withdrawnmist
  • Naked Science Forum GOD!
  • *******
  • Posts: 20602
  • Thanked: 8 times
    • View Profile
Re: What are Black Holes?
« Reply #4 on: 21/05/2005 14:29:38 »
quote:
Originally posted by simeonie

 Also Neilep how do you know about my arm? You been on my forums? are you a registered user?

----------------------
-__- my website!!!!
http://www.simeonie.co.uk
has forums too!
Think about it! lolz



Well, Simon, you did say you hurt your arm in a diary entry on 29th April didn't you ?

Men are the same as women.... just inside out !!
 

Offline simeonie

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 351
    • View Profile
    • http://www.simeonie.co.uk
Re: What are Black Holes?
« Reply #5 on: 21/05/2005 21:32:32 »
oh yeah! lol But do check out my forums though lolz My cast has come off now but I have this support thing on my arm lolz poor me
*wollowing in self pity* Nah jokin!

----------------------
-__- my website!!!!
http://www.simeonie.co.uk
has forums too!
Think about it! lolz
 

The Naked Scientists Forum

Re: What are Black Holes?
« Reply #5 on: 21/05/2005 21:32:32 »

 

SMF 2.0.10 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines
SMFAds for Free Forums