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Astronomers Detect a Black Hole on the Move

Posted by Guy Pirro 03/15/2021 12:23AM

Astronomers Detect a Black Hole on the Move

Scientists have long theorized that supermassive black holes can wander through space, but catching them in the act has proven difficult. Now, researchers at the Center for Astrophysics - Harvard & Smithsonian have identified the clearest case to date of a supermassive black hole in motion. Further observations will ultimately be needed to pin down the true cause of this supermassive black hole's unusual motion.


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