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Doughnut-Shaped Vortexes

Caption: Two doughnut-shaped vortexes ejected by a pulsating black hole. Also shown at the center are two red and two blue vortex lines attached to the hole, which will be ejected as a third doughnut-shaped vortex in the next pulsation.

Credit: The Caltech/Cornell SXS Collaboration

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