s a black hole a portal to another dimension? Can you use a black hole to travel through space and/or time? Are we living in a black hole? Today we’re going to explore those invisible celestial bodies known as black holes and attempt to clear up some extremely common and popular misconceptions with a new segment to Zidbits called “Everything You Wanted To Know”.
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What Is A Black Hole?
Quite simply, a black hole is a region of space where gravity reigns supreme. Nothing – not even light – can escape its intense gravitational pull. They are formed when an object’s internal pressure is unable to resist its own gravity. A common misconception is that an object has to be big to become a black hole. This is not entirely true. The density of the mass/energy is what triggers black hole formation. For example, if you compressed the Earth to the size of a nickel, the earth would itself become a black hole.
Top 10 guitar artists
James Marshall was an American guitarist and singer-songwriter. James Marshal Hendrix was born in Seattle, Washington, An unsettled home environment made Jimi spend much of his early years staying with his grandmother, a full-blooded Cherokee Indian, in Canada.After initial success in Europe with his group The Jimi Hendrix Experience, he achieved fame in the United States following his 1967 performance at the Monterey Pop Festival. Later, Hendrix headlined the iconic 1969 Woodstock Festival and the 1970 Isle of Wight Festival.
Christina Hendricks Is A Busty Alcoholic
It is 11:00am on a Thursday and “Mad Men” star Christina Hendricks is at a bar on Sunset drinking a whiskey on the rocks while staring seductively at the male patrons hoping they will pick up the next round. This is a typical morning for Christina Hendricks who is clearly one saucy, busty, redheaded alcoholic.
World's Slimmest Smartphone - Motorola Droid Razr
The Razr is back - Motorola Mobility, in collaboration with Verizon Wireless, has come up with a new smartphone 'Droid Razr' that the company claims is the world's slimmest smartphone. The 7.1 mm thin phone has a Gorilla glass screen for scratch resistance. It is powered by a dual-core 1.2 GHz processor.
These are some of the celebrities we loved and enjoyed watching when we were younger but they are now a thing of the past. They are the living proof that fame is something that doesn’t last for ever. It seems that their 15 minutes of fame got shorter than they should have been.
Top 10 Most Colorful Cities In The World
1/Guanajuato City, Mexico
Guanajuato is a city and municipality in central Mexico and the capital of the state of the same name. It is located in a narrow valley, which makes the streets of the city narrow and winding. Most are alleys that cars cannot pass through, and some are long sets of stairs up the mountainsides. Guanajuato is host each year to the International Cervantino Festival, named in honor of Miguel de Cervantes, author of Don Quixote.Artists from around the world perform in recitals, concerts, plays, ballet, modern dance, opera and art exhibits.Because Guanajuato is very rich in legends, when you visit it, you will hear stories such as that of Jose Carpio, a very humble person who, after living many tragedies, became a very rich man, or the story of El Truco, a man who lost his wife to the devil on a bet.
World's Most Expensive Sheep - Dolan Sheep China
Dolan sheep, to be exact, a rare breed which according to breeders has very special features that make it the latest collector's item for China's rich businessmen. They have a distinctive curved nose, long floppy ears and twin tails, but the thing that really makes them special is there are just around 1,000 of them left in the world.
Dolan Sheep were originally bred from sheep in Kashgar, north-west China, to grow more quickly and yield more meat, the priced breed has since become purely ornamental. It reaches maturity and weighs over 200 lbs at just six months, but no one is thinking about sacrificing them for meat anymore.