Cockpit Screenshot from Black Holes Web Site

Cockpit Screenshot from Black Holes Web Site

About this image

This is a screenshot of a page from the award-winning Web site "Black Holes: Gravity's Relentless Pull." As your spaceship makes an interactive journey through the universe, you see through your cockpit window how a black hole slowly devours a neighboring star.


Tags
Announcements, Black Holes, Exotic, Hubble Telescope

Credits

Credits for Different Components of the Screenshot: a) R. van der Marel (STScI), G. Verdoes Kleijn (Univ. of Groningen), and Educational Web Adventures b) NASA