Nakedness and the cosmic censor

Gribbin, John
September 1991
New Scientist;9/28/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1788, p24
Covers analytical calculations that have reportedly confirmed the existence of `naked singularities.' Calculations conducted by C. Barrabes of the Paris Observatory, Werner Israel of the University of Alberta in Canada, and P.S. Letelier of the University of Campinas in Brazil; Details of the `hoop conjecture' method developed by Kip Thorne of the California Institute of Technology.


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