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ZX81 Cassette 50 Game 43 - Universe...

The Universe. That’s a pretty fucking big place.

ZX81’s RAM. That is not a pretty fucking big place.

How to fit the Universe into a Cassette 50 ZX81 game then? 128 more words

Cassette 50

Black Holes, a possible explanation

Black Holes, a possible explanation

Without understanding all of the math associated with celestial mechanics writers like myself can take liberty with physics and often devise something like the… 660 more words



Who would have thought?

Who would’ve ever thought that I would create a blog? Who would’ve ever thought I would reach the point in my life where I feel the dire need to at least write my thoughts out? 175 more words


One of our favorite black-hole binaries, V404 Cygni, wakes up

From a press release of the European Space Agency:

Over the past week, ESA’s Integral satellite has been observing an exceptional outburst of high-energy light produced by a black hole that is devouring material from its stellar companion. 207 more words

13. The Death Of Stars: Recycling

Love Letters, No. 41

I am terrified.

Daylight seeps and settles, leaving naught to the imagination. My covers are cold and damp, clinging to my shoulders and back, and I wonder if the fever breaks or if it’s just beginning. 763 more words

J.T. Carlton

Astronomers: Monster Black Hole Wakes Up After 26 Years

TAMPA (CBS Tampa) – After lying dormant for over a quarter-century, astronomers say a monster black hole has erupted in a spectacular manner.

The first sign that something incredible was happening came on June 15, when the Burst Alert Telescope on NASA’s Swift satellite detected a sudden burst of gamma rays. 424 more words