A Black Hole: Not the void in my chest where my heart should be.

A recent paper published by astronomers from the European Southern Observatory, ESO, states astronomers have discovered a new black hole. The recently found stellar object is reportedly the closest to earth to be found and has given supporting evidence of many more black holes present throughout our universe.   Black holes are not a recently discoveredContinue reading “A Black Hole: Not the void in my chest where my heart should be.”

Chalk A Win Up For The James Webb Space Telescope

In the midst of the COVID-19 shutdowns, many things are uncertain during these turbulent times. The team at Northrop Grumman located in Redondo Beach, CA has begun limiting the number of people working on the James Webb Space Telescope testing procedures. Even with the reduction in personnel the James Webb Space Telescope just met aContinue reading “Chalk A Win Up For The James Webb Space Telescope”

Gillian Knapp at a Glance

Gillian Knapp had just gotten out of prison when she came walking into Princeton Astrophysics Department building. It was a soggy afternoon in New Jersey and she found me sitting in the lobby. She ushered me down a corridor into her office and welcomed me and offered me a seat. I sat down. An acclaimed astronomer,Continue reading “Gillian Knapp at a Glance”