Black Holes of the Infant Cosmos –“Gateways to Alien Worlds?”

Primordial Black Hole

 

Black holes are “a one-way door out of our universe,” said Event Horizon Telescope director and astronomer Sheperd S. Doeleman of the Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. They are described by Ellie Mae O’Hagan with The Guardian as “the point at which every physical law of the known universe collapses. Perhaps it is the closest thing there is to hell: it is an abyss, a moment of oblivion.”

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“A Fractured Cosmos?” –Unknown Object Detected at Milky Way’s Black Hole

Cosmic String Filament

 

An unknown object, perhaps a cosmic string, was detected at the Milky Way’s galactic center in 2016 that could have profound implications for understanding gravity, space-time and the Universe itself. Cosmic strings, galaxy-sized filaments of raw energy, may be threaded through spacetime, according to some theories. At the Big Bang, our universe exploded into being, expanded at a fantastic speed and cooled perhaps cracking the fabric of the universe with hairline fractures.

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“Flashbacks” –Gravitational Waves Create ‘Memories’ of the Universe

Merging Black Holes

 

While the billion-dollar Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) detector watches 24/7 for gravitational waves to pass through the Earth, new research shows those waves leave behind “memories” that could help detect them even after they’ve passed, creating the potential to tell us about everything from the time following the Big Bang to more recent events in galaxy centers.

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Wormholes for Pan-Galactic Travel –“Not Optimum”

 

Wormhole

 

“From the outside perspective, travel through the wormhole is equivalent to quantum teleportation using entangled black holes,” said Harvard physicist Daniel Jafferis, who has shown that wormholes can exist.

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China’s “Station of Extreme Light” –‘A New Physics That Can Tear Apart the Fabric of Spacetime’ (“2018 Most Viewed”)

Distortions in Spacetime

 

“This will be completely new physics,” says Alexander Sergeev, former director of the Russian Academy of Science (RAS’s) Institute of Applied Physics (IAP), adding that the gamma ray photons would be energetic enough to push atomic nuclei into excited states, ushering in a new branch of physics known as “nuclear photonics”—the use of intense light to control nuclear processes.

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