Reply to post: Re: "Rather like a black hole for dollar bills."

Humanity gazes into the abyss to get its first glimpse of a black hole

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Re: "Rather like a black hole for dollar bills."

$28 million from an annual NSF budget of about $7.8 billion. And that's over 20 years. $1.4 million a year won't pay many salaries in this day and age, not to mention buying specialized equipment and computer time. You could probably fit all the people involved in a seminar room. A medium sized one.

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