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Mind-scrambling animation reveals just how big a black hole really is

Black holes are enormous, physics-defying regions in the universe that continue to mystify laymen and scientists alike. Ever since the birth of Einstein's theory of general relativity, researchers have mulled over the existence of these mysterious, invisible structures. Despite the voluminous body of research on the subject, it is still quite difficult to define what…


Brilliant 3D animations show the sheer majesty of ancient Babylon

When it comes to the historically rich region of Mesopotamia, Babylon is arguably the most renowned of all cities. An ancient settlement that harks back to the dominions of Sargon of Akkad (circa 24th century BC), Babylon possibly started out as a small town in the backdrop of mighty cities like Ur, Uruk and Nippur.…