Black hole caught committing 'stellar homicide'

Friday, May 4, 2012 - 13:30 in Astronomy & Space

Astronomers have caught a black hole in the midst of a violent act, watching in real time as it tore a sun-like star apart with gravitational forces so strong that helium gas was flowing in a stream moving at 32 million kilometers an hour.

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