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Looking Skyward: Black Hole Collisions Produce Light

For the first time, astronomers have detected light from a black hole collision.

In this edition of Looking Skyward, Dr. Regina Jorgenson discusses the detection of light emitted by the collision of two black holes. 

Please note: The eclipse mentioned in this report took place on July 5, 2020. Learn more here.

Looking Skyward airs every other Thusday on WCAI. 

John Basile is the local host of All Things Considered weekday afternoons and a reporter.