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Gigantic Cosmic Corkscrew Reveals New Details About Mysterious Microquasar

11/01/2004 12:00AM

Gigantic Cosmic Corkscrew Reveals New Details About Mysterious Microquasar

Making an extra effort to image a faint, gigantic corkscrew traced by fast protons and electrons shot out from a mysterious microquasar paid off for a pair of astrophysicists who gained new insights into the beast's inner workings and also resolved a longstanding dispute over the object's distance.


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