There are ways to get out of black holes, and they may lead to alternative universes. Professor physicist and theorist Stephen Hawking said that the black holes aren’t the inescapable prisons they were once believed to be.
The message of the lecture from Tuesday afternoon at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology was that once an object falls into a black hole it could pop out in another part of the universe, and it was meant to discuss the idea of Hawking radiation, as the radiation emitted by black holes has been dubed by the scientists. Stephen Hawking adds that once you are sent to another universe, there is no way for you to return to this one.
Theoretical physicists such as Hawking have been wondering for a long time what could happen to an object when it enters inside of a black hole. According to the laws of quantum mechanics, any information in the form of matter cannot be lost, therefore any information that lays inside the dying black hole has to be transported somewhere. The professor proposes that all that information is returned to another part of the universe in a chaotic, useless form, and not stored in the interior of the black hole as the scientific community used to think, for that would be a paradox.
Hawking calls that place the event horizon, and describes it as a point of no return for all the matter that has been drawn towards the black hole. When the black hole closes, inside of the event horizon Hawking radiation is emitted and all the contained matter is carried away, meaning that actually no information is lost.
In addition, the professor also claims that black holes, instead of swallowing and dispersing all the information to other places of the universe, could simply just store the matter under the form of two-dimensional holograms at the event horizon.
If you want more information about Hawking’s theory, the professor has written a book on the subject, using simple language that doesn’t require any scholarly involvement and training to understand. “They are not the eternal prisons they were once thought.” stated the famous theorist in the first pages of his book.
Scientists came to the conference to share their personal theories about whether Hawking radiation exists or not, but considering the new theory coming from the acclaimed professor, it is clear that plenty of the scientific community will take it seriously.
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