Mar 1, 2023

A “runaway” supermassive black hole is hurtling through the universe at an astonishing speed

Posted by in category: cosmology

For the last 50 years, astronomers have speculated that some supermassive black holes might “run away” from their home galaxies given the right conditions. Now, astronomers believe they have discovered a strong candidate for a supermassive black hole that has done just that, according to new research published on the preprint server arXiv.org, which has been accepted for publication in The Astrophysical Journal.

Comments are closed.