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Rogue’s gallery of dusty star systems reveals exoplanet nurseries

Astronomers this month released the largest collection of sharp, detailed images of debris disks around young stars, showcasing the great variety of shapes and...

The largest black holes ever found, with over 18 billion times...

Black holes aren't stationary in space; in fact, they can be quite active in their movements. But because they are completely dark and can't...

First-ever photographic proof of power-packed jet emerging from colliding galaxies

A team of Clemson University College of Science researchers, in collaboration with international colleagues, has reported the first definitive detection of a relativistic jet...

Star Survives Close Call with a Black Hole

Astronomers may have discovered a new kind of survival story: a star that had a brush with a giant black hole and lived to...

LIGO and Virgo detectors catch first gravitational wave from binary black...

The expectations of the gravitational-wave research community have been fulfilled: gravitational-wave discoveries are now part of their daily work as they have identified in...

ESO Telescope Sees Star Dance Around Supermassive Black Hole, Proves Einstein...

Observations made with ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT) have revealed for the first time that a star orbiting the supermassive black hole at the...

ALMA Resolves Gas Impacted by Young Jets from Supermassive Black Hole

Astronomers obtained the first resolved image of disturbed gaseous clouds in a galaxy 11 billion light-years away by using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array...

Research Team Discovers Path to Razor-Sharp Black Hole Images

Last April, the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) sparked international excitement when it unveiled the first image of a black hole. Today, a team of...

New observations from the telescope give new light on black holes...

New observations from the telescope give new light on black holes ejection, A material that emits a black hole near the speed of light...

NASA OSIRIS-REx students glance at newly discovered black holes

NASA OSIRIS-REx students glance at newly discovered black holes, REXIS, a shoebox-sized student instrument, is designed to measure X-rays emitted by Bennu in response...

The stripped helium star solves a mystery of massive black hole

The stripped helium star solves a mystery of massive black hole, Stellar Black holes appear when large stars lose their lives in dramatic destruction....

Black hole in Messier 87 Has Jet Pushing Cosmic Speed Limit

Black hole in Messier 87 Has Jet Pushing Cosmic Speed Limit, Using the Chandra X-ray Observatory, astronomers have discovered that the giant black hole...

ESO observations reveals the black holes at the cosmic dawn

ESO observations reveals the black holes at the cosmic dawn, Astronomers using ESO's Very Large Telescope have observed reservoirs of cool gas around some...

Strange worlds orbiting a supermassive black hole

Theorists in two different fields have denied common knowledge that planets orbit stars like the Sun. They offer the possibility of thousands of planets...

Black hole in phoenix galaxy clusters allows their galaxy to awaken

The galaxies at the center of their clusters contain have the largest supermassive black holes known. In the case of the Phoenix Cluster, the...

A Galaxy have Three Supermassive Black Holes in Core

Now scientists proved for the first time that the NGC 6240 galaxy have three supermassive black holes in its core. show the black holes...

Observing the black hole symphony using gravitational wave astronomy

Shrouded in mystery since their discovery, the phenomenon of black holes continues to be one of the most mind-boggling enigmas in our universe. In recent...

Scientists may just have discovered a new class of black holes

Black holes are an important part of how astrophysicists make sense of the universe – so important that scientists have been trying to build...

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