S Chandrasekhar: the student who took on the world's top astrophysicist | Curio

S Chandrasekhar: the student who took on the world's top astrophysicist

10 mins | Nov 28, 2017

At the age of 19, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar came up with the mathematical proof that black holes had to exist, but the scientific community ignored him. Arthur I Miller, writing in The Guardian, recounts the story of how a student took on the world’s best known astrophysicist.

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From The Guardian