A team of scientists has discovered that a law controlling the bizarre behavior of black holes out in space—is also true for cold helium atoms that can be studied in laboratories. "It's called an entanglement area law," says Adrian Del.
Cygnus A Stellar Mass Black Hole. Artist's illustration shows the black hole drawing mass from a companion blue star. The material forms a disc around the black hole before falling into it or being ejected by powerful jets.
Exotic black holes caught turning into a superfluid - These model black holes are exotic, existing in a higher-dimensional space-time with properties very different from our own. The universe is a beautiful place.
At the centre of every large galaxy lives a giant black hole that swallows gas or dust clouds that stray too close. As matter spirals inwards, it is compressed into an accretion disk. By the time it falls into the black hole, the matter is so hot that muc