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Black holes and Gravitational waves

Posted: 13:21 Mon 11 Apr 2016
by Doggett
If anyone would like to learn more about Julian's wonderful presentation at the Doty cup... The BBC have kindly put together a programme featuring his old lecturer to explain all what they can.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0 ... lack-holes

Re: Black holes and Gravitational waves

Posted: 21:40 Mon 11 Apr 2016
by jdaw1
That was rubbish. First, it omitted the Loeb hypothesis (which is correct). Second, some of the graphics were incorrectly dramatised. Third, both presenters had bad hair.

Re: Black holes and Gravitational waves

Posted: 22:31 Mon 11 Apr 2016
by DRT
Scientific evidence suggests that the best thing that could happen to the current incarnation of that particular television series is that is should be sucked into a black hole.

Re: Black holes and Gravitational waves

Posted: 13:18 Fri 15 Apr 2016
by AHB
jdaw1 wrote:That was rubbish. First, it omitted the Loeb hypothesis (which is correct). Second, some of the graphics were incorrectly dramatised. Third, both presenters had bad hair.
Is that Loeb as in OW Loeb (wine merchants) who bottled some particularly fine ports in the first half of the 20th century?