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Massive black hole discovered 2 billion light-years away

Massive black hole discovered 2 billion light-years awayNews from USA TODAY: An artist’s conception of a black hole and the winds that surround it.(Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech) 56 CONNECT LINKEDIN EMAILcontinues on USA TODAY >>> Read the full article . NASA’s Dawn … Continue reading

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Sci-fi Movie ‘Interstellar’ Worms Its Way Into Spinning Black Hole Science FACT

Sci-fi Movie ‘Interstellar’ Worms Its Way Into Spinning Black Hole Science FACTNews from Frontline Desk: Boffins think they have concocted new disclosures that uncover the “powerful effects” of black holes – all because of the computer code that was used … Continue reading

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Belize’s spectacular ‘Blue Hole’ unravels mystery behind Mayans’ demise

Belize’s spectacular ‘Blue Hole’ unravels mystery behind Mayans’ demiseNews from Science Recorder: The Blue Hole has provided evidence that the region suffered an extreme drought in the 9th century, around the time that the Mayans began to disappear from existence. … Continue reading

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Strange little galaxy hosts enormous black hole, astronomers say

Strange little galaxy hosts enormous black hole, astronomers sayNews from Los Angeles Times: By Amina Khan contact the reporter Sometimes big surprises come wrapped in tiny galactic packages. That’s the strange find from a team of astronomers who discovered an … Continue reading

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Astronomers find an insanely powerful small black hole

Astronomers find an insanely powerful small black holeNews from The Space Reporter: Astronomers at the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) have found a new insanely powerful small black hole. The “fast and furious” black hole, called MQ1, is located … Continue reading

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Black hole boffins close in on gravity waves

Black hole boffins close in on gravity wavesNews from Register: Email delivery: Hate phishing emails? You’ll love DMARC While the world looks for ways to directly observe gravity waves, boffins at Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) say … Continue reading

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Gravitational Wavelengths Could Crack the Black Hole Code

Gravitational Wavelengths Could Crack the Black Hole CodeNews from Guardian Express: Added by Jessica Rosslee on October 20, 2013.Saved under Black Holes, Jessica Rosslee, ScienceTags: gravitational waves A paper published in the Science Journal details how a team of researchers … Continue reading

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Astronomers find biggest black hole ever

Astronomers find biggest black hole everNews from Fox News: Astronomers have discovered what may be the most massive black hole ever known in a small galaxy about 250 million light-years from Earth, scientists say. The supermassive black hole has a … Continue reading

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Mouth of Giant Black Hole Measured for First Time

Mouth of Giant Black Hole Measured for First TimeNews from Space.com: This image from a simulation shows an energy jet launched from a spinning black hole surrounded by a disk of accreting material. The black hole is spinning at half … Continue reading

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Dwarf galaxy yields up middle-sized black hole

Dwarf galaxy yields up middle-sized black holeNews from Register: Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope to confirm X-ray observations first published in 2009 have turned up the first observational evidence of mid-sized black holes. That’s not as straightforward as it … Continue reading

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