Black Holes Redux

Welcome back! I am immensely happy to announce that this is the 50th blog post published on this website!!! It’s incredibly exciting to have come this far with y’all, and I couldn’t have done it without the incessant support, feedback, and optimism. I’m so grateful...

AGN Magnetism

Welcome back! I hope you are all safe and doing well. Recently, the famed black hole at the center of the galaxy M87 was imaged in a new way. By working through stacks and stacks of data and by conducting complex, extensive computational analysis, astrophysicists were...

The Doppler Effect

Welcome back! I hope you are all safe and doing well. We are already midway through the third month of the new year. Time continues to fly at speeds that seem to exceed even that of light. As the Earth continues its cyclic track through interplanetary space, the...