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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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SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 1521 Lowelldw64 07-Sep-18 21:24
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 273 D-Archer 08-Sep-18 08:49
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 275 ianw16 08-Sep-18 10:26
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 273 Lost_In_Place 08-Sep-18 11:13
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 251 ianw16 08-Sep-18 12:09
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 247 Lost_In_Place 08-Sep-18 13:50
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 239 D-Archer 09-Sep-18 11:01
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 244 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:16
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 240 D-Archer 14-Sep-18 07:51
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 244 D-Archer 09-Sep-18 10:55
To Summarize 262 Race Jackson 08-Sep-18 21:28
Re: To Summarize 237 Lost_In_Place 09-Sep-18 01:12
Re: To Summarize 228 D-Archer 09-Sep-18 11:02
Belief 239 Race Jackson 11-Sep-18 01:29
Re: Belief 253 D-Archer 11-Sep-18 07:36
Re: Belief 231 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:32
Re: Belief 237 D-Archer 14-Sep-18 07:54
Re: Belief 234 Lost_In_Place 11-Sep-18 18:23
Re: Belief 247 D-Archer 12-Sep-18 08:59
Re: Belief 253 jeffreyw 12-Sep-18 16:37
Black Holes, Gravitons, and Expansion 230 Race Jackson 12-Sep-18 18:37
Re: Black Holes, Gravitons, and Expansion 228 Lost_In_Place 13-Sep-18 03:24
Re: Black Holes, Gravitons, and Expansion 247 D-Archer 13-Sep-18 09:50
Re: Belief 222 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:24
Re: Belief 240 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:27
Re: To Summarize 242 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:19
Re: To Summarize 430 D-Archer 14-Sep-18 07:57

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