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When Black Holes Collide

Numerical simulation of two merging black holes performed by the Albert Einstein Institute in Germany: what this rendition shows through colors is the degree of perturbation of the spacetime fabric, the so-called gravitational waves.

 

Image credit: Werner Benger.

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Taken on July 23, 2012