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Another Study Suggests Black Holes Are Nothing But An Optical Illusion

Discussion in 'Science' started by haidut, Jun 2, 2016.

  1. haidut

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    Back in 2014 I posted a study that claimed black holes do not exist.
    Black holes do not exist, so there was no Big Bang either

    This study is a more recent one in support of that idea.
    The case for black holes being nothing but holograms just got even stronger

    "...If anything can sum up just how little we truly know about the Universe, it’s black holes. We can’t see them because not even light can escape their gravitational pull, we have no idea what they’re made of, and where does everything inside goonce a black hole dies? ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
    Physicists can’t even agree on whether black holes are massive, three-dimensional behemoths, or just two-dimensional surfaces that are projected in 3D just like a hologram.
    But a new study just made the case for holographic black holes even stronger, with a new calculation of the entropy - or disorder - inside supporting the possibility of these giant enigmas of the Universe being nothing but an optical illusion."
     
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    That last bolded part sounds a little misleading. It sounds like black holes and their effects on the 3D universe still exist, but they might be a 2D horizon instead of 3D blob. From the article:

    "With this in mind, Pranzetti and his team now have a concrete model to show that the 3D nature of black holes could just be an illusion - all the information of a black hole can theoretically be contained on a two-dimensional surface, with no need for an actual 'hole' or inside."
     
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    Since they seem to exist at the center of every galaxy, they may be the portal to other galaxies, which doesn't matter because we will never be able to reach there and we may not be able to pass though such energy and live. We have to figure out what dark matter and dark energy are before we can understand black holes.

    What is Dark Matter and Dark Energy?

    Black Holes Explained – From Birth to Death

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    So, where is all this physical mass concentrated? Or is converted into pure energy and somehow present in the hologram? I have just never found the idea of a bottomless pit convincing and every physicist that I have talked to starts to mumble incoherently within 5min of trying to explain how matter is kept inside the black hole.
     
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    If we indeed live in an electric universe there are electrostatic forces that propagate much faster than light. The Universe should be able to communicate with every object inside in a matter of seconds, not light years. The large scale order and structure observed so far suggest that that is indeed so. Look up Halton Arp's work. I am not saying it has all been worked out but the idea of light speed being the ultimate barrier to everything is not very tenable, at least not in quantum mechanics.
     
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    Dark matter and Dark energy are just made up forces to hide the flaws in the theory of relativity.
     
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    Well let me clear that up for you! :wink

    I have no idea. My leading guess is portal to another 3D space/new universe, but that's based on nothing more than it being an interesting, popular theory. I just wanted to point out that even if they are 2D holograms, they still seem to possess the main qualities we associate with their 3D counterparts, namely their black holeness.

    What are your leading hunches?
     
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    I think them occupying 3D space is a requirement for producing gravitational waves in 3D space. Not sure if I have a good guess as to what happens but I suspect black holes are not singularities. When the Large Hadron Collider was being built they published a study saying it is guaranteed to produce mini black holes that would live long enough to be detected and be experimented with, thus proving the existence of black holes directly. Several years later, I have not heard of a black hole being generated, observed or interacted with in the LHC. Also, there was a study showing a good portion of the Higgs bosons generated by the LCH would end up getting swallowed by those mini black holes. AFAIK that has not been observed either. I am just highly suspicious of these theoretical objects that cannot really be seen or detected in any way except through gravitational lensing. The lensing could just be an electrical effect, not bending of space due to huge mass in proximity.
    Anyways, time will tell but until I see more solid evidence of black holes the theoretical physicist do not have much of my trust :):
     
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    Probably no such thing as gravitational lensing:



    If one wants a full debunking of Black Holes, from the first-principles up, enter Stephen Crothers:



    All this is based on Math .... and the math is wrong ..... There is no evidence to say that Black Holes exist ;)

    (And sidenote: it should be clear from my previous posts that I think Quantum Mechanics is completely false)

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    Does that mean a 2D black hole sinks quantum gravity?

    I share your suspicion of singularities. It seems like a macro approximation whose equations spew nonsense at a micro scale. :ninja
     
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    There is a lot of observational evidence for black holes, the fact that we cannot observe them through our current methods does not mean they are not there. We cannot observe or measure the force of gravity but there is pretty strong evidence that it exists. Even if it is just a hologram, surely it still exists, its just a hologram.

    I think it is a big leap to suggest that the big bang did not occur. Even if there are no such thing as singularities from dying stars within the universe this does not automatically mean that singularities are impossible. The singularity that formed the universe would be of a completely different nature to the singularities that may or may not be formed by dying stars.

    If as the study says, we have a collapsing star that is shedding mass as it collapses where is that mass being shed into? The surrounding space. This fact alone makes it a fundamentally different kind of singularity to the one that we refer to as the big bang. In the big bang, space itself was compressed as well as all matter and energy in the universe, there would be no where for any excess mass or energy to escape to, all matter and energy in the universe was the size of a pinprick.

    The expansion of the universe is pretty well established, largely by the fact that we can see that it is expanding. The borde-guth-vilenkin theorem is one of the best cases for a universe that must be finite in the past. It proves that any universe that is on average expanding cannot have an infinite past, it must have had a beginning. It is possible to have a universe that is infinite in the future, such as an ever expanding bubble universe, but as far as I am aware even string theory (which I believe to be one of the worst theories every devised by science) struggles with the borde-guth-vilenkin theorem.

    Also the idea of an actual infinite universe in the past is an absurdity. If you accept that the universe is infinite in the past, you are also accepting that there are an infinite number of past events. But the existence of an actual infinite number of past events is an impossibility. You can talk about infinity but you cannot actually conceptually grasp it. An actual infinite number of things cannot exist. You could not actually have an infinite number of objects or numbers only a potential infinite.

    One of my favourite ways to demonstrate this is Hilbert's Hotel which is a mathematical concept that demonstrates the absurdity of an actual infinite number of things. This is a good video discussing it. Hilbert's Hotel

    Side note. LOVE that this kind of discussion happens on these forums. Had no idea! :thumbleft

    Apologies for the sloppy wording (it's late and im tired :tonguewink:)
     
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    @Soren

    Regarding the observations of black holes, I do not think the observations made by astronomers are fair. They see energy being "sucked towards a point" and then see X-rays being emitted, and then call these "Black Holes", based on an existing theory rooted only in Math.

    There is a lot more evidence for Electric Cosmology, that is congruent with actual observations on Earth.

    Sidenote: and the Earth is heavily electrically scarred as well. Here the last of a 3-part series by Andrew Hall on electric Geology


    Why can't these so called "Black Holes" be a multitude of electrical phenomena? Why not just a simple plasma Z-pinch that has been reproduced in labs thousands of times, and has been consistently observed in many other structures in space? ;)

    This produces all the behaviours seen in "Black Holes", is explicable with known theories of plasma that are both mathematically and empirically consistent, and seems like a far far far more plausible theory than some arbitrary Black Hole Math (which has been falsified by numerous individuals)

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    Expansion of the Universe is also not conclusively established. This is again, mainstream theory interpreting observed Redshift as a standard Doppler effect.

    Halton Arp has put this theory to rest, by showing observationally, that the only way to interpret Redshift values is by treating almost all of the Redshift component as "Intrinsic Redshift" -- Halton Arp's discoveries about redshift

    Moreover, he showed that greater Redshift is an indicator of Youth of an observed structure in space. This has nothing to do with distance.

    Moreover, he showed that Redshift values are quantised in discrete steps, indicating discrete energetic shifts as the "coherence of the entire system" being observed loses energy in fixed steps (very much like how so called "electron orbitals" are quantised -- I disagree with the mechanics, but agree that an electron at an "orbital" has to be given a fixed quantity of energy to be "promoted to a higher energy orbital")

    Regarding the Big Bang, all we can say is "we don't know".

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    Agree with the rest of the points ;)

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    Heh, more like the ENTIRE AMERICAN WEST COAST made with Thunderbolts of the Gods :eek:.

    Note how Alaska all the way down to Chile looks like a Spiral galaxy, and the entire stretch is scarred with Mountains that bear the marks of supersonic, extreme-heated winds in electrically-predictable shockwave patterns.

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    Sorry, I'm kind of stupid, I can't conceptually grasp most things I observe. So I am having hard time understanding how an infinite number of things is any more absurd than, well, everything else I observe. If I can accept that math, a numerical representation of reality, actually works, why can't I accept that time is infinite? Also, if an infinite number of things are impossible, doesn't that imply an end to existence and time itself?
     
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    EU for the win! I love hearing scientists try to explain gravity and dark energy... they invoke so much nonsense its hysterical. I like seeing the parallels between the physics propoganda and the medical propoganda, it's all about establishing the loudest voice and then making things seem way more complicated than they actually are, so people think scientists are demi-gods for understanding it and should be trusted even tho they say things like "Dark matter can't be detected at all, but its there"... or "sugar is toxic".
     
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    Before making fun of science, perhaps you should actually know some. No self-respecting physicist would ever say "dark matter can't be detected at all." In fact, there are currently dozens of experiments being run attempting to detect dark matter, either through direct or indirect detection. Maybe put more time into learning, and less into being undeservedly arrogant.
     
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    Well maybe I lack imagination but it seems to me that it would be impossible to detect "dark matter" if there is no radiation coming from it. It is only posited to exist because general relativity equations do not at all describe observed phenomena, and the addition of huge amounts of matter is required to make the equations work, that's where dark matter and dark energy come from...talk about arrogance lol.
     
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