My account of the black hole


We are sitting no more than a few kilometres away from a soon-to-be-born black hole that is going to eat up the Earth in a few months from now. That is the case if two scientists are to be believed, according to this report in International Herald Tribune. The two men are pursuing a lawsuit in a court in Hawaii claiming that a giant particle accelerator that will begin smashing protons together outside Geneva this summer might produce a black hole that will spell the end of the Earth – and maybe the universe.

If that happens, I will write my first-hand account of the black hole on this blog. But will you be there to read it?

Author: Kanti Kumar

I am a communications professional with 30 years of experience in print, television, digital and social media. After working as a print and television journalist in various Indian media houses for more than a decade, I moved to digital media and since 2000, I have been managing web and social media communications for international NGOs and UN agencies.

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