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Are We Living in a Black Hole?

Release Date:
2/18/2014 9:00 AM

National Geographic (Feb. 18): “Are We Living In a Black Hole?"

Nikodem Poplawski, member of UNH's physics faculty posits that the "seed" of the pre-big bang universe - an incredibly small dense point of matter - was forged in the ultimate kiln, likely the most extreme environment in all of nature: inside a black hole. He says it's possible that a black hole is a conduit—a "one-way door," between two universes.

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