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Scientists Discover Black Hole Too Massive for Current Theories

ExtremeTech Tuesday, 3 December 2019
Scientists Discover Black Hole Too Massive for Current TheoriesScientists have found many truly massive black holes in the cosmos that lurk at the heart of galaxies like the Milky Way and M87, but smaller stellar-mass black holes can be anyplace. Astronomers have spotted one of these black holes in our galactic backyard, but it's a bit heftier than it ought to be.

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Researchers have discovered a massive black hole 15,000 light years from Earth in the Milky Way Galaxy.

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