Re: MEDIA: NOVA on Gamma Ray Bursters

From: Robert J. Bradbury (
Date: Sun Jan 20 2002 - 07:53:07 MST

On Sun, 20 Jan 2002, Eugene Leitl wrote:

> Why moving existing large holes? You'd rather live around them. Microholes
> are relatively manageable, if you use their Hawking output and asymmetric
> readiation characteristic of orbiting mirror assembly.

You need a source of matter to keep generating energy. That means
you either drag the black hole to where the matter is or drag the
matter to where the black hole is. I suspect one probably drags
the one with the lower "metal" requirements.


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