Not to be boring but there are some observations which make common sense and have an important experimentally verified foundation. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. 4) TRUE. In the short term, no. “The… creation of dark matter … has no scientific, experimental or observational support.” If a star gets close, without hitting, it’ll get torn apart, but still, it doesn’t happen very often. By Sean Martin. Black hole in middle of Milky Way could grow TENFOLD, scientists predict HUGE space crash A BLACK hole at the centre of the Milky Way is likely to … Co-author Magda Guglielmo from the University of Sydney said: "These results dramatically change our understanding of the Milky Way. For once, I’m not joking. This finding is being basically ignored by astrophysicists and cosmologists when the evidence should be the topic of every scientific conversation regarding these galactic centers (“black holes”). Imagine the mass of our Sun, and the tremendous power it would take to wrench a star like that around. More stories at: https://www.universetoday.com/ This black hole blast phenomenon is known as a Seyfert flare. Giving off more energy than the rest of their own galaxy combined. A black hole is just a concentration of mass in a very small region, which things orbit around. View our online Press Pack. And not just any black hole, it’s a supermassive black hole with more than 4.1 million times the mass of the Sun. ; IR: NASA/STScI Specifically, small irregular galaxies (like the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds) do not. And as we speak, it’s in the process of tearing apart entire stars and star systems, occasionally consuming them, adding to its mass like a voracious shark. idea), it does not require ignoring the laws of electromagnetism (of all things!) But what is really curious is the recent documentation of massive, and I mean colossal, magnetic fields surrounding these galactic centers. "We are the witness to the awakening of the sleeping beauty.". And More…, Episode 698: Open Space 95: Would SpaceX Have Survived without NASA? For our purposes, the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way is completely and totally safe. I hope we can be around to find out the answer. What do you make of this Milky Way explosion? “First, gravity is too weak to be the cause of galaxy formation.” The research was led by by Professor Joss Bland-Hawthorn from Australia's ARC Centre of Excellence for All Sky Astrophysics in 3 Dimensions (ASTRO 3D). By Ashley Strickland, CNN. If not, why not? They say it is possibly one hundred thousand times more massive than the sun has been found hiding in a toxic gas cloud near the galaxy's center. Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window), Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window), Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window). https://www.amazon.com/Universe-Today-Ultimate-Viewing-Cosmos/dp/1624145442/, Audio Podcast version: Everyone should revisit the basic research performed by plasma physicist Anthony Peratt at Los Alamos National Labs in the 80’s. In addition (& ALSO unlike the E.U. The problem happens when these stars interact with one another through their own gravity, and mess with each other’s orbits. It’s right over there, in the direction of the Sagittarius constellation. That’s a 1 followed by 100 zeroes years. By who, when and why was this term chosen. They designated it Sgr A*. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbJ42wpShvmkjd428BcHcCEVWOjv7cJ1G, Weekly email newsletter: The location of the black hole at the center of the Milky Way, Sagittarius A. There’s a black hole at the center of the Milky Way. Not just that, the sole habitable planet in the solar system was now speeding 7 km/s (~16,000 mph) faster towards the gigantic celestial void. An image of the area surrounding Sagittarius A*, the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy, in X-ray and infrared light. 00:03:13 How can amateurs can contribute to science? Astronomers have spotted a star dancing around a massive black hole in the middle of the Milky Way galaxy — and they said it proves Einstein was right. https://www.universetoday.com/newsletter, Weekly Space Hangout: Observational evidence indicates that almost every large galaxy has a supermassive black hole at the galaxy's center. Follow us on Twitter: @universetoday The latest radio telescope data has revealed these galactic center structures emit multiple plasma jets, EM radiation (gamma and x ray) as well as visible light. https://www.universetoday.com/130307/will-black-hole-eat-milky-way Supermassive Black Hole At the center of the Milky Way Galaxy resides the Supermassive Black Hole (SMBH) known as Sagittarius A*. 3) FALSE: the experiments were done in the 1950’s by Winston H. Bostick, producing galaxy-shaped structures; Peratt’s work was an immense extrapolation of those results. And, there's an enormous black hole lurking in this Nasa photo – can you find it? Small black holes (smaller than we believe currently exist) would theoretically evaporate very fast, eventually explosively. It might be one of over 100 million quiet black holes lurking unseen in our galaxy. 00:36:01 How can spacecraft journey from star to star? "The flare event that occurred three million years ago was so powerful that it had consequences on the surrounding of our Galaxy. To my knowledge, not all galaxies have supermassive black holes within them. Email us at tech@the-sun.co.uk, A fake Xmas tree & tinsel is 'common' - here's how to get the decor 'right', Cleaner says you shouldn't use bleach in bathrooms & washing up liquid is best, Love Island's Jess Hayes devastated as she loses baby at 19 weeks, Proud ‘catfishes’ show off transformations which have men drooling- then fleeing, Boy, 13, is one of four kids arrested on suspicion of raping woman in Sheffield, ©News Group Newspapers Limited in England No. 00:53:21 Is a hot big bang feasible? This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO), Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. “The basic research… by Peratt showed the formation of spiral galaxies using only electric current, plasma and magnetic fields.” Fraser……..rather than regurgitate preposterous concepts that have no scientific basis perhaps you might consider some theories that have observational validity and are experimentally verifiable. To give you an example, you could replace the Sun with a black hole with the exact same mass, and nothing would change. And More…. 00:12:45 Do we know what rocky planets are made out of? Over the coming billions, trillions and quadrillions of years, more and more galaxies will collide with Milkdromeda, bringing new supermassive black holes and more stars to the chaos. That’s a really really long time, so now I don’t like those odds. all plasmas will eventually condense due to the effects of relative motion, and the net positive charge of the ionized atom recapturing the electron(s). https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0-KklSGlCiJDwOPdR2EUcg/, Astronomy Cast: Suddenly, you’ll have two whole clouds of stars interacting in all kinds of ways, like an unstable blended family. It is 8.2 ± 0.4 kiloparsecs (26,700 ± 1,300 ly) away from Earth in the direction of the constellations Sagittarius, Ophiuchus, and Scorpius where the Milky Way appears brightest. It turns out that quasars and supermassive black holes are the same thing. This effect outweighs the photoelectric effect. Black holes are a class of astronomical objects that have undergone gravitational collapse, leaving behind spheroidal regions of space from which nothing can escape, not even light. Our Book is out! After our neighborhood is completely out of galaxies to consume, then there will just be countless eons of time for stars to interact for orbit after orbit. 00:20:00 Am I looking forward to Dune? 00:00:00 Start With the discovery of the Milky Way’s supermassive black hole, astronomers found evidence that there are black holes at the heart of every galaxy. The Guide to Space is a series of space and astronomy poddcasts by Fraser Cain, publisher of Universe Today, Episode 701: Open Space 97: What if SagA* Turned into a Quasar? A supermassive black hole (SMBH or sometimes SBH) is the largest type of black hole, with mass on the order of millions to billions of times the mass of the Sun (M☉). It’s [a list of folks]…not Einstein.” To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. If I’m mistaken – for instance, if there are supermassive black holes associated with the Magellanic Clouds – I’d like someone to let me know, and give me a reference so I can learn more. Twitch: https://twitch.tv/fcain But over the vast eons, it could be a different story. And More…, Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Supermassive black holes like SgrA*—the monstrous black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy—are characterized by just two numbers: mass and spin, but have a critical influence on the formation and evolution of galaxies. In this week's live questions show, I explain how amateurs can contribute to space and astronomy research, will I sign up for Starlink, and what would happen if the supermassive black hole at the heart of the Milky Way turned into a quasar? A Black Hole and a Supernova in the Galactic Center-- astronomers learn why x-rays from the vicinity of a supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way are so feeble. In order for a black hole to actually consume a star, it needs to make a direct hit. When the electrical energy source is removed, any mercury plasma condenses to mercury vapour, and the light goes out. But are we in any danger? You think I’m joking, but I’m not. Over the short term, that supermassive black hole is totally harmless. The Galactic Center (or Galactic Centre) is the rotational center of the Milky Way galaxy; it is a supermassive black hole of 4.100 ± 0.034 million solar masses, which powers the compact radio source Sagittarius A*. 00:37:31 Is Andromeda more massive? Well, fine, with my eternal robot body, it might still be my problem. A star that would have been orbiting happily for billions of years might get deflected into a collision course with the black hole. Situated some 26,000 light years from Earth in the center of the Milky Way, the black hole is four million times as massive as the sun, according to NASA. 00:40:23 Is the Sun gaining or losing mass? Center Of The Milky Way Has Thousands Of Black Holes, Study Shows : The Two-Way The supermassive black hole lurking at the center of our galaxy appears to have a … Did Cirrus Clouds Help Keep Early Mars Warm & Wet? The astronomers think it would have created two enormous 'ionisation cones' that would have sliced through the Milky Way. 00:58:20 Could neutrinos be dark matter? https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUHI67dh9jEO2rvK–MdCSg, Support us at: https://www.patreon.com/universetoday Professor Lisa Kewley, who worked on the study, said: "This is a dramatic event that happened a few million years ago in the Milky Way's history. For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click this link: thesun.co.uk/editorial-complaints/, Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, , Digital Technology and Science Reporter, This artist's impression shows the huge bursts of radiation exploding from the centre of the Milky Way and reaching the Magellanic Stream, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO), A black hole is a region of space where absolutely nothing can escape, That's because they have extremely strong gravitational effects, which means once something goes into a black hole, it can't come back out, They get their name because even light can't escape once it's been sucked in – which is why a black hole is completely dark, There has to be a point at which you're so close to a black hole you can't escape, Otherwise literally everything in the universe would have been sucked into one, The point at which you can no longer escape from a black hole's gravitational pull is called the event horizon, The event horizon varies between different black holes, depending on their mass and size, The gravitational singularity is the very centre of a black hole, It's a one-dimensional point that contains an incredibly large mass in an infinitely small space, At the singularity, space-time curves infinitely and the gravitational pull is infinitely strong, Conventional laws of physics stop applying at this point, Most black holes are made when a supergiant star dies, This happens when stars run out of fuel – like hydrogen – to burn, causing the star to collapse, When this happens, gravity pulls the centre of the star inwards quickly, and collapses into a tiny ball, It expands and contracts until one final collapse, causing part of the star to collapse inward thanks to gravity, and the rest of the star to explode outwards, The remaining central ball is extremely dense, and if it's especially dense, you get a black hole. 00:07:00 Will the Universe end in a Big Rip? When the Milky Way's black hole is more active than usual, that event horizon becomes brighter as it heats up due to friction. Join us at patreon.com/universetoday. Especially from out here in the galactic suburbs. I’m ready for my singularity, Dr. Kurzweil. JUST WATCHED How the first photo of a black hole … Right? This is considered to be 'astonishingly recent' in galactic terms and is changing what scientists thought they knew about our galaxy. Even if we DIDN’T have Relativity to fall back on, that’s a special kind of illogical. X-ray Astronomy Field Guide: Black Holes -- find out more about stellar, mid-range, and supermassive black holes. Want to hear something cool? Karla Thompson – @karlaii / https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEItkORQYd4Wf0TpgYI_1fw For the G.U.T., think electromagnetism, not gravity. But there are a few situations that might cause some problems over vast periods of time. And More…, Episode 697: Interview: Theoretical Physicist Dr. Peter Woit, Episode 696: Open Space 94: Is It Realistic to Declare a "Free Mars"? They think it was caused by nuclear activity in the gigantic black hole, known as Sagittarius A. Chad Weber – [email protected], Support Universe Today podcasts with Fraser Cain. The example of the fluorescent tube can not be used as a counter argument because the source of energy is electricity generated from stored sunlight (coal). But this happens very rarely. 00:27:31 Can we observe Oort clouds in other Solar Systems? Multiple black holes punctuate the middle of the Milky Way. They have just been ridiculed and ignored. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. It’s Faraday, Alvfens, Birkeland and Tesla ( and many others such as Velikosky, Jurrgens, Scott and Thornhill)……not Einstein. "A massive blast of energy and radiation came right out of the galactic centre and into the surrounding material. Andromeda’s black hole could be 100 million times the mass of the Sun, so it’s a bigger target for stars with a death wish. 00:26:08 How can the methuselah star be older than the Universe? 00:14:18 How did my mind change after interviewing Wallace Arthur Sagittarius A*, the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way, operates the same way. Don’t worry, you have absolutely nothing to worry about, unless you plan to live for quadrillions of years, which I do, thanks to my future robot body. RSS: https://www.universetoday.com/audio, What Fraser's Watching Playlist: I mean, we’d all freeze because there wasn’t a Sun in the sky anymore, but the Earth would continue to orbit this black hole in exactly the same orbit, for billions of years. Stars that would have been safe will careen past other stars and be deflected down into the maw of either of the two supermassive black holes on hand. This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's Standard Terms and Conditions in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy. Huge black hole is lurking at the centre of our Milky Way galaxy, new images show. THE SUPERMASSIVE black hole at the centre of the Milky Way is becoming more lively, astronomers have discovered. PUBLISHED: 07:01, … The discovery of a supermassive black hole at the heart of the Milky Way, and really almost all galaxies, is one of my favorite discoveries in the field of astronomy. I’m sure there is a mathematical explanation which, thank goodness, obviates the need for any radio telescope data. In other news, the mysterious ‘cosmic web’ that sticks the universe together has been pictured for first time. The conservation of energy is maintained by the emission of light or other frequencies of EM radiation depending on the shell transition by the electron. 00:23:30 Isn't the buy in cost for Starlink too expensive? For other inquiries, Contact Us. THE SUPERMASSIVE black hole at the centre of the Milky Way exploded 3.5million years ago, according to astronomers. It is considered to be a recent event because when it happened the dinosaurs had already been wiped out for 63million years and human ancestors were already walking on Earth. And More…, Episode 694: Interview: Fred Watson, Australia's Astronomer at Large, Episode 693: Open Space 92: Why I Hate Embargoed News Stories, and More…, Episode 692: Open Space 91: Any Updates on Venus? Some will get flung out of Milkdromeda, some will be hurled down into the black hole. The cataclysmic blast ripped through our galaxy and was likely felt 200,00 light years away in the Magellanic Stream. 00:42:52 Can we use fusion for spaceflight? The first panic will happen when the Milky Way collides with Andromeda in about 4 billion years – let’s call this mess Milkdromeda. This is consistent with my personal theory that most, if not all, irregular galaxies are remnants of galactic collisions and cannibalism. Updated 2153 GMT (0553 HKT) November 12, 2019 . A planet so massive ‘it should not exist’ has been found by baffled astronomers in a nearby star system. “It may sound like a big number, but by astronomical standards, it’s a pretty small number,” says Daniel Holz. Of course, the Sun will die in about 5 billion years, so this future won’t be our problem. 2) FALSE: observation itself is what requires “dark matter” exist, the only mystery being what it’s made of. Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/universetoday 00:46:15 How could we destroy Saturn's rings? “If ever the principle of Occam’s Razor needs to be applied, this is it.” He is a physicist at the University of Chicago in Illinois. The asterisk stands for exciting. My first objection is your use of the term “black hole”. Scientists finally confirm the Milky Way has a supermassive black hole By Chelsea Gohd | Published: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Using the ESO’s … First, gravity is too weak to be the cause of galaxy formation. Photograph by NASA/UMass/D.Wang et al., STScI Thousands of Black Holes … 00:41:10 Why is it a good year for comets? According to a new map issued by a Japanese radio astronomy project VERA, planet Earth has edged some 2000 light-years closer to a supermassive black hole situated at the heart of the Milky Way Galaxy. 00:30:00 Does Andromeda have a supermassive black hole? It is estimated to have lasted for around 300,000 years, which is extremely short in galactic terms. Point by point, then: Instagram – https://instagram.com/universetoday, Team: Fraser Cain – @fcain / [email protected] To get within the event horizon, which is only about 17 times bigger than the Sun. Black holes and dark matter were not required. The Milky Way's black hole kicked a star out of our galaxy. Predictions confirmed as astronomers find at least a dozen. It's not supermassive, but only an intermediate-mass black hole, near the center of the Milky Way. "These new results instead open the possibility of a complete reinterpretation of its evolution and nature. 1) “Straw Man:” for the most part, gravity just holds the collection together. 00:38:31 Propulsion systems I'm excited about? But there’s no reason to fear. The only objects with that much density and gravity are black holes, but in this case, a black hole with millions of times the mass of our own Sun: a supermassive black hole. It will soon be published in The Astrophysical Journal. "We always thought about our Galaxy as an inactive galaxy, with a not so bright centre. THE SUPERMASSIVE black hole at the centre of the Milky Way exploded 3.5million years ago, according to astronomers. btraymd……..rather than regurgitate preposterous concepts that have no scientific basis perhaps you might consider some theories that have observational validity and are experimentally verifiable… for instance, I don’t know, the known behavior of the EM force in the first place? This massive and enormously powerful structure found at the center of our galaxy (and almost every other galaxy) is neither black nor can it be a “hole” in anything. See no ads on this site, see our videos early, special bonus material, and much more. Share; Tweet; The centre of the Milky Way … Podcast (audio): Download (Duration: 7:16 — 2.6MB), Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS, Podcast (video): Download (Duration: 7:18 — 95.2MB). The center of the Milky Way galaxy, with the supermassive black hole Sagittarius A* (Sgr A*), located in the middle. In 2002, astronomers observed that there were stars zipping past this object, like comets on elliptical paths going around the Sun. Since we know the EM force loses/gains strength too fast w/distance to do anything but collapse or explode the galactic structures we see, it cannot be the main force responsible for maintaining them. Seriously, how are you going to ignore the known rules covering the electromagnetic force AND THEN propose that that same force is responsible for what we see in the cosmos in exact conflict with those same rules? 00:48:52 Could we put astronauts to sleep? Undoubtedly, something this massive, yet tiny with respect to its mass, can only be a black hole – a supermassive black hole. 5) UNKNOWN, however Einstein’s work is at least validated by observation & testing, unlike the Electric/Plasma Universe concept. 00:18:06 Will I sign up for Starlink Beta? Supermassive black holes like SgrA*—the monstrous black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy—are characterized by just two numbers: mass and spin, but have a critical influence on the formation and evolution of galaxies. Let us know in the comments... We pay for your stories! These findings required the addition of the “accretion disc” since they invalidated the model that said the gravity was so powerful even light could not escape. “For the G.U.T., think electromagnetism, not gravity. Clumps of gas have been seen swirling around the mysterious region, ten billion times bigger than the Sun "This shows that the centre of the Milky Way is a much more dynamic place than we had previously thought. These formations also had the necessary velocities to maintain galactic structure. It’s not pulling material in like a vacuum cleaner, it serves as a gravitational anchor for a group of stars to orbit around, for billions of years. The mathematical creation of dark matter to salvage this idea has no scientific, experimental or observational support. The Milky Way has a lot of black holes — about 100 million of them, a new study suggests. In the lifetime of the Sun, it won’t interact with us in any way, or consume more than a handful of stars. Size and Structure: First of all, the sheer size of our galaxy is enough to boggle the mind. And others will be safe, assuming they can avoid this fate over the Googol years it’ll take for the supermassive black hole to finally evaporate. 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If interstellar space was filled with plasma to allow conduction, as maintained, the braking effect on stellar motion would be greater than observed. 00:34:35 What if an Earth-sized world fell into the Sun? Lauren Fuge reports. At the same time, the discovery of supermassive black holes helped answer one of the big questions in astronomy: what are quasars? 00:32:43 Any progress on Event Horizon Telescope? X-ray: NASA/UMass/D.Wang et al. I wonder how the accretion disc (or whatever) sits above the gravitational forces with impunity. His work has been confirmed by many plasma physic labs and his findings have not been refuted to this day. Join our 836 patrons! It’s one of those insights that simultaneously answered some questions, and opened up even more. Quasars are just black holes in the process of actively feeding; gobbling up so much material it piles up in an accretion disk around it. All galaxies have supermassive black hole is just a concentration of mass in a very small,... 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