Gravitational Waves

Illustration of two black holes orbiting each other, emitting gravitational waves.
Gravitational waves are a prediction of Einstein's theory of general relativity. Gravity is the distortion of spacetime by
mass, and changes in this distortion travel ...

Keywords:
black hole, gravity, gravitational, wave, spiral, colliding, relativity

Binary Black Hole Merger

Illustration of two black holes orbiting each other in a combined accretion disc.
Eventually the black holes will merge, an event that will produce gravitational
waves. Gravitational waves are a prediction of Einstein's theory
of...

Keywords:
black hole, binary, gravitational waves