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Take a Ride into a Supermassive Black Hole

Clip: Season 48 Episode 18 | 2m 41s | Video has closed captioning.

See the amazing view from a planet being consumed by a supermassive black hole, and why the universe would appear distorted in both time and space.

Aired: 12/03/21

Rating: NR

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