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Lost_In_Place Wrote:
> I agree the existence of black holes needs to be
> verified by observation beyond any reasonable
> doubt. This means many examples observed and
> confirmed. The theoretical basis for them is also
> grossly incomplete, as evidenced by this
> discussion. Hopefully then, the peer-reviewed
> astrophysics community can give us answers to what
> black holes are and such fundamental questions as
> where is all the anti-matter. Until that happens,
> and they are articulated to the public, black
> holes and other unverified astrophysical phenomena
> will be fair game for others to comment on,
> question basic assumptions obvious to even the lay
> person, and alternative hypotheses proposed in
> forums such as GH.

Well, as a layman can you please do the maths re the orbits of the stars around the mostly invisible point at the galactic centre, and estimate the mass of said object. From that mass, calculate the Schwarzschild radius. If you think it is just a regular star, then work out what its diameter should be. Then tell us why it doesn't stick out like a sore thumb in every single wavelength including visible.
Sorry, the layman is in no way qualified to understand the science involved, which is why you get wooists like Daniel and JW commenting on it here.

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Subject Views Written By Posted
SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 1448 Lowelldw64 07-Sep-18 21:24
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 257 D-Archer 08-Sep-18 08:49
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 256 ianw16 08-Sep-18 10:26
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 255 Lost_In_Place 08-Sep-18 11:13
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 229 ianw16 08-Sep-18 12:09
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 228 Lost_In_Place 08-Sep-18 13:50
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 220 D-Archer 09-Sep-18 11:01
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 224 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:16
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 219 D-Archer 14-Sep-18 07:51
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 220 D-Archer 09-Sep-18 10:55
To Summarize 245 Race Jackson 08-Sep-18 21:28
Re: To Summarize 216 Lost_In_Place 09-Sep-18 01:12
Re: To Summarize 209 D-Archer 09-Sep-18 11:02
Belief 223 Race Jackson 11-Sep-18 01:29
Re: Belief 234 D-Archer 11-Sep-18 07:36
Re: Belief 210 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:32
Re: Belief 219 D-Archer 14-Sep-18 07:54
Re: Belief 213 Lost_In_Place 11-Sep-18 18:23
Re: Belief 225 D-Archer 12-Sep-18 08:59
Re: Belief 224 jeffreyw 12-Sep-18 16:37
Black Holes, Gravitons, and Expansion 215 Race Jackson 12-Sep-18 18:37
Re: Black Holes, Gravitons, and Expansion 213 Lost_In_Place 13-Sep-18 03:24
Re: Black Holes, Gravitons, and Expansion 227 D-Archer 13-Sep-18 09:50
Re: Belief 208 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:24
Re: Belief 218 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:27
Re: To Summarize 224 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:19
Re: To Summarize 403 D-Archer 14-Sep-18 07:57

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