Black Holes

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Horowitz, Gary T.; Teukolsky, Saul A.;
  • Publisher: American Physical Society
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1103/RevModPhys.71.S180
  • Subject:
    arxiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics

Black holes are among the most intriguing objects in modern physics. Their influence ranges from powering quasars and other active galactic nuclei, to providing key insights into quantum gravity. We review the observational evidence for black holes, and briefly discuss ... View more
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