The Most Distant Black Hole in the Cosmos (page 3)

Heidelberg, Germany (SPX) Dec 06, 2017 Astronomers have discovered the most distant quasar known, which is so far from us that its light has taken more than 13 billion years to reach us. We see this quasar as it was a mere 690 million years after the Big Bang, and its light carries valuable information about the early history of the universe, in particular the reionization phase. At the center of the quasar is a massive black h

The Most Distant Black Hole in the Cosmos

Heidelberg, Germany (SPX) Dec 06, 2017 Astronomers have discovered the most distant quasar known, which is so far from us that its light has taken more than 13 billion years to reach us. ...

Wed 6 Dec 17 from SpaceDaily

A Black Hole Behemoth at the Edge of Cosmic Dawn

Tucson, AZ (SPX) Dec 06, 2017 Supermassive black holes lurk at the centers of many galaxies. While some supermassive black holes - like the one at the center of our own galaxy - live quiet ...

Wed 6 Dec 17 from SpaceDaily

Puzzling Supermassive Black Hole Observed in Infant Universe

Boston MA (SPX) Dec 06, 2017 A team of astronomers, including two from MIT, has detected the most distant supermassive black hole ever observed. The black hole sits in the center of an ultrabright ...

Wed 6 Dec 17 from SpaceDaily

Gemini: Supermassive Black Hole Is Ahead of Its Time

Hilo HI (SPX) Dec 06, 2017 The discovery of an extremely distant supermassive black hole, with a mass some 800 million times that of our Sun, is causing astronomers to re-think our understanding ...

Wed 6 Dec 17 from SpaceDaily

Scientists observe supermassive black hole in infant universe

A team of astronomers has detected the most distant supermassive black hole ever observed. The black hole sits in the center of an ultrabright quasar and presents a puzzle as to how such a huge ...

Wed 6 Dec 17 from ScienceDaily

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