Black hole

Black hole

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Caption: Black hole, computer artwork. The black hole is shown as a gravitational well or depression in a grid representing spacetime. A black hole is formed when the core of a star collapses under its own weight, increasing its gravitational field to the point where nothing can escape, not even light. A star only forms a black hole if its mass is sufficiently large. The concepts of space-time and gravity as a distortion in spacetime caused by mass, come from Einstein's theories of Special and General Relativity.

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Keywords: artwork, astronomical, astronomy, black hole, cosmological, cosmology, destruction, distorted, distortion, gravitational, gravity, grid, illustration, peculiar, science, space-time, spacetime, spiral, spiralling, star death, stellar, tunnel, vortex, well, wormhole

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