Reply to post: Re: Cross-Section?

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

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Re: Cross-Section?

Yep, that. Regardless of the black-holey-ness or size of the object, things still orbit the object in the same manner our planet (and neighbours) orbits the sun - all in roughly the same plane.

Our sun could become a black hole, and (apart from it being darker and all life on the planet ending), the planets would continue to orbit as they do today.

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