Chomp chomp, guuulp.
Later this year, the black hole in our own galaxy will do the same, munching on a passing gas cloud.
New telescopic findings help shed light on a black hole physics mystery.
Good thing they are 330 million light-years away
Cosmic explosion was not a typical gamma-ray burst
A black hole with a mass of 55 million suns
Maybe that's why we can't seem to find them
At least not yet
A brief history of the subject, in both science and fiction, with help from the TV and film experts of Comedy Central's Beat the Geeks, Paul Goebel and Marc Heuck.
Using just a length of fiber optic cable, scientists hope to recreate one of black holes' most salient properties
After 30 years of trying, scientists create first-ever acoustic black hole
The physicist offers a new theory that allows energy to escape.
Now that's dark
Newsworthy eye candy
Plus, a baby elephant
Balancing holiday magic with the cold, hard truth.