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Neil Degrasse Tyson Explains Stephen Hawking's 'Bad Ass' Theory


In 1974, Hawking shocked the physics world by showing that black holes should in fact thermally create and emit sub-atomic particles, known today as Hawking radiation, until they exhaust their energy and evaporate completely. According to this theory, black holes are not completely black, and neither do they last forever.

Here is an awesome video of Neil deGrasse Tyson explaining Hawking Radiation. Neil deGrasse Tyson explains how it helped us in understanding the science of black holes and much more.

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