UT: Can a Really Fast Spacecraft Turn Into A Black Hole?

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UT: Can a Really Fast Spacecraft Turn Into A Black Hole?

Post by bystander » Mon Feb 15, 2010 4:09 pm

Can a Really, Really Fast Spacecraft Turn Into A Black Hole?
Universe Today - 2010 Feb 15
This question was posed in an Astronomy Cast episode a while back. It offers an interesting thought experiment, although a reasonably definitive answer to the question can be arrived at.