30 minutes | May 9, 2021

7. Black Holes

In this episode Stanley interviews Dr. Jillian Bellovary about black holes of all sizes and the questions surrounding them. Dr. Bellovary describes her research into the formation of intermediate-mass black holes within the accretion disks of supermassive ones as well as off-center black holes in dwarf galaxies. And Irene discusses Dr. Bellovary’s calculation of the carbon footprint of her scientific research. See Dr. Bellovary’s paper The Origins of Off-Center Massive Black Holes in Dwarf Galaxies. Have a question or a comment? Reach out to us at aaasky@aaa.org, even if just to say hi!
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