Color Of Black Holes

a: A black hole ~
b: smouldering embers in a dying fire

What: "He predicted that black holes should not actually be black. Instead, because of the quirks of quantum mechanics, they should glow ever so faintly, like smouldering embers in a dying fire." There is also a nice image of black holes drying up like a puddle of water in summer time.

Writer: Anonymous Economist
Date: Sep 30 2010 9:48 AM

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