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Excellent series that was on the Discovery Channel and is now on the Science Channel.
This worksheet is on episode #2 and explains black holes; their formation and effects (43:26). The latest graphics and explanations are used to help students understand a complex and abstract subject. 12 questions can be answered while watching the video or as an Internet activity. An answer key is included.
Key words/concepts include:
black hole formation
blue giant stars
speed of light
supermassive black holes
galactic black holes
black hole size
Large Hadron Collider (LHC)
black hole evolution
black hole mergers
Astronomy Video "How the Universe Works: Black Holes"
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