What would happen when two Black Holes collide?

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Offline Airthumbs

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What would happen when two Black Holes collide?
« on: 27/02/2011 00:33:52 »
Would they aggregate, obliterate, amalgamate, disintegrate, dissipate, or just have a deep discussion on whose the biggest?
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction. (Einstein)

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What would happen when two Black Holes collide?
« Reply #1 on: 27/02/2011 11:47:46 »
They would simply merge and the event horizon would grow according to the newly formed combined mass.

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What would happen when two Black Holes collide?
« Reply #2 on: 27/02/2011 15:20:09 »
There are computer simulation videos available And I will post a link as soon as I can find it.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GAwO1okR074
« Last Edit: 27/02/2011 15:26:00 by syhprum »
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