Mol Black Hole (image) DOE/Argonne National Laboratory Share Print E-Mail Caption A team of researchers, including several physicists from the US Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory, discovered that a molecule containing a large atom could act like a molecular 'black hole' when exposed to ultrafast laser pulses, sucking in electrons from nearby lighter atoms. (Image courtesy of DESY). Credit Image courtesy of DESY Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.