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What We Can Learn From Black Holes

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What We Can Learn From Black Holes

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It all started with Galileo. Now telescopes are scattered around the globe and have ushered in the golden age of astronomy.

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For the past thirty years, they have remained an enigma-but that's all about to change. Join Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory scientists as they explore black holes, which are believed to warp time and space, and behold the new generation of telescopes being used to find them.

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