The unexpected discovery succeeds in proving Einstein's theory of general relativity right once again.
Exactly what happens when a black hole collides with one of the most dense stars in the known universe ?
It might sound like science fiction, but the idea of linking two black holes together actually does have some merit.
A new study has suggested that we may be able to pick up the telltale signs of this process from light years away.
Sir Roger Penrose maintains that evidence of our universe's predecessor can still be seen in black holes.
Astronomers have discovered six ancient galaxies around a black hole 1 billion times the mass of the Sun.
For the first time ever, astronomers have picked up the light produced by two colliding black holes.
A new science experiment has supported the idea that it is possible to use a black hole as an energy source.
A type of black hole that could be an important 'missing link' has been discovered outside of our galaxy.
Scientists have discovered a black hole in our own galaxy that could rewrite the book on stellar evolution.
It turns out that planets could orbit a black hole in much the same way as our own planet orbits the Sun.
Scientists have discovered that a high-energy flare ripped through the galaxy in the relatively recent past.
Three supermassive black holes over a billion light years away are on an inescapable collision course.
The undiscovered theoretical planet in the outer reaches of our solar system may actually be a black hole.
Astrophysicists have detected the gravitational waves produced by a black hole colliding with a neutron star.
In a major breakthrough, astronomers have achieved the impossible by capturing an image of a distant black hole.
A big announcement is expected next week and it is believed to have something to do with black holes.
A new theory suggests that aliens could fire lasers at black holes to help propel their ships through space.
The supermassive black hole in the center of the Milky Way seems to be pointing a radio jet directly towards us.
Astronomers have detected a black hole that is spinning so rapidly that it may be causing space itself to rotate.