Supernova Condensate is a blog about our place in the Universe. Of astronomy, chemistry and life in the big bad bubble of academia.
Invader Xan is a molecular astrophysicist and part-time alien invader, who spends life looking at very small things on very large scales, and trying to better understand the chemistry of interstellar space.
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Daily Archives: February 17, 2008
Black holes are interesting things. Interesting because they make relativity start to break. Strange things happen like apparent faster-than-light motion (caused by pieces of space-time itself being pulled faster than light). At close enough distances, all things (even light) start … Continue reading