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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??????? 1519 Lowelldw64 07-Sep-18 21:24
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 272 D-Archer 08-Sep-18 08:49
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 274 ianw16 08-Sep-18 10:26
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 272 Lost_In_Place 08-Sep-18 11:13
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 249 ianw16 08-Sep-18 12:09
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 246 Lost_In_Place 08-Sep-18 13:50
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 238 D-Archer 09-Sep-18 11:01
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 242 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:16
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 238 D-Archer 14-Sep-18 07:51
Re: SuperConductor Black Holes??????? 243 D-Archer 09-Sep-18 10:55
To Summarize 261 Race Jackson 08-Sep-18 21:28
Re: To Summarize 236 Lost_In_Place 09-Sep-18 01:12
Re: To Summarize 227 D-Archer 09-Sep-18 11:02
Belief 238 Race Jackson 11-Sep-18 01:29
Re: Belief 252 D-Archer 11-Sep-18 07:36
Re: Belief 228 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:32
Re: Belief 235 D-Archer 14-Sep-18 07:54
Re: Belief 233 Lost_In_Place 11-Sep-18 18:23
Re: Belief 245 D-Archer 12-Sep-18 08:59
Re: Belief 252 jeffreyw 12-Sep-18 16:37
Black Holes, Gravitons, and Expansion 229 Race Jackson 12-Sep-18 18:37
Re: Black Holes, Gravitons, and Expansion 227 Lost_In_Place 13-Sep-18 03:24
Re: Black Holes, Gravitons, and Expansion 246 D-Archer 13-Sep-18 09:50
Re: Belief 221 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:24
Re: Belief 238 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:27
Re: To Summarize 241 ianw16 13-Sep-18 10:19
Re: To Summarize 428 D-Archer 14-Sep-18 07:57

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