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written by the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
At this website you can see animations or slide shows involving black holes. For instance, you can see how the tidal forces of a nearby black hole can tear a star apart, and then you can view an x-ray outburst that might have been caused by this scenario. Animations include Black Holes and the Early Universe and Illustrations Explaining Tidal Disruption.

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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Galaxies
- Stars
= Black Holes
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
- Reference Material
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
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- video/mpeg
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Restriction: © 2008 Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
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Keywords: Chandra, elliptical galaxy
Record Creator: Metadata instance created December 17, 2003 by Patricia Monahan
Record Updated: Feb 26, 2009 by Jenny Rempel
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AIP Format
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, (2008), WWW Document, (http://chandra.harvard.edu/resources/animations/blackholes.html).
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Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Animations & Video: Black Holes, (2008), <http://chandra.harvard.edu/resources/animations/blackholes.html>.
APA Format
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. (2008). Animations & Video: Black Holes. Retrieved November 23, 2014, from http://chandra.harvard.edu/resources/animations/blackholes.html
Chicago Format
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Animations & Video: Black Holes. 2008. http://chandra.harvard.edu/resources/animations/blackholes.html (accessed 23 November 2014).
MLA Format
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Animations & Video: Black Holes. 2008. 23 Nov. 2014 <http://chandra.harvard.edu/resources/animations/blackholes.html>.
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