Astronomer Rad explains where black holes come from, how we know they’re there and the strange effects they have on surrounding matter.

An educational short animated film I directed and designed for the Royal Observatory in Greenwich.
Animation by Brad Purnell.
Produced by Laura Thomas at Beakus studio in London.
Written and narrated by astonomer Radmila from the Royal Observatory in Greenwich.
Sound design by Fonic.

This is part of a series of 3 films about astronomy aimed at secondary school students.
You can also watch :
How old is the Sun?

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