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Dec 07, 2017
Scientists discover the farthest known supermassive black hole 800 million times the mass of our SunThe discovery, published in the journal Nature, could provide fundamental information about the universe when it was only 5 percent of its current age.
Sep 19, 2017
Study by TIFR researchers confirms that supermassive black holes can form gravitationally bound pairsThe detection confirms a theory predicting the presence of a compact binary in a radio galaxies bearing a "Z" shape.
Apr 18, 2017
University of Utah have found two dwarf galaxies with supermassive black holesThe findings suggest that dwarfs may be remnants of massive galaxies that were ripped apart by larger galaxies.
Apr 05, 2017
MIT researchers have created a radio telescope the size of the EarthThe data gathered from radio telescopes around the world are so massive, that it is actually cheaper to fly the data to a central location for processing.
Mar 28, 2017
Astronomers observe stars forming from the winds of a supermassive black hole for the first timeSupermassive black holes lurk in the cores of most galaxies, and they heat the surrounding gas and expel it from the host galaxy in powerful, dense winds.
Mar 24, 2017
Nasa discovers a supermassive black hole that got kicked out of its galactic core by gravitational wavesThe supermassive black hole has the mass of one billion suns. To eject it from the center of the galaxy, would require the energy of 100 million supernovas.
Feb 01, 2017
Nasa's Fermi telescope has identified the most powerful blazars known to manNasa's Fermi telescope has identified the farthest gamma-ray blazars, a type of galaxy whose intense emissions are powered by super-sized black holes.
Jan 06, 2017
NASA's Chandra and India's GMRT discover a natural particle accelerator in deep spaceAt least one supermassive black hole next to a pair of colliding galaxies, Abell 3411 and Abell 3412 has resulted in a natural particle accelerator.