Seeing Black Holes with an Earth-sized Telescope
The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) is an ambitious experiment that aims to take the first ever image of a black hole and its immediate surroundings. In this hands-on lesson, students will explore how the EHT works using the concepts of diffraction, path length difference and wavelength.
Intended Audience: Senior High (Gr 11-12)
Lesson Topics: Astronomy, Black Holes, Process of Science, Waves