Astronomers find fastest-growing black hole known in space

It sounds strange to describe a black hole as "bright," but astronomers at Australian National University have spotted one so bright that were it in our home galaxy, it would outshine all the stars in the sky and even give the full moon a run for its money. This supermassive monster also happens to be the fastest-growing black hole ever seen, devouring the equivalent of the Sun every two days... Continue Reading Fastest-growing supermassive black hole eats a sun every two days Category: Space Tags: Australian National University Black hole ESA Gaia NASA Quasar Supermassive black hole Telescope WISE Related Articles: Mysterious black hole discovered at the dawn of the universe Center of Milky Way found to be brimming with black holes Bizarre dwarf galaxy named "Was 49b" found in ga

Astronomers find fastest-growing black hole known in space

Astronomers at ANU have found the fastest-growing black hole known in the Universe, describing it as a monster that devours a mass equivalent to our sun every two days.

Tue 15 May 18 from Phys.org

Fastest-growing supermassive black hole eats a sun every two days

It sounds strange to describe a black hole as "bright," but astronomers at Australian National University have spotted one so bright that were it in our home galaxy, it would outshine ...

Tue 15 May 18 from Gizmag

Sagittarius A* swarm: Black hole bounty captured in the Milky Way center

Astronomers have discovered evidence for thousands of black holes located near the center of our Milky Way galaxy using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory.

Wed 9 May 18 from Phys.org

Astronomers discover the fastest-growing black hole we’ve ever known

It's the hungriest thing we've ever seen.

Fri 18 May 18 from ZME Science

Black Hole Traffic Accidents May Produce Monster Mergers

Cascades of black hole collisions could lead to the formation of more-massive black holes.

Thu 17 May 18 from SPACE.com

The Universe's Fastest-Growing Black Hole Eats Suns Like Ours for Breakfast

The fastest growing black hole in the known universe eats a mass the size of the sun every two days.

Wed 16 May 18 from Livescience

Scientists spot monster black hole that devours a sun every other day

Astronomers in Australia have discovered the fastest-growing black hole ever found. If it sat at the heart of our own galaxy, researchers say it would wipe out any chance of life on Earth, ...

Tue 15 May 18 from Daily Mail

Fastest growing black hole ever seen can swallow a sun every few days - CNET

And you thought you were hungry.

Tue 15 May 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

Scientists Spot Universe’s Fastest-Growing Black Hole

Researchers at the Australian National University have discovered a monster. Power-hungry, self-aggrandizing, and intense, the fastest-growing black hole known in the universe is devouring mass ...

Tue 15 May 18 from Geek.com

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