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Black hole devouring star for a decade detected

February 07, 2017 3:40 pm

Researchers made this discovery using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and Swift satellite as well as European Space Agency's XMM-Newton.

Supermassive black hole feeding on cold gas spotted at centre of galaxy

June 09, 2016 1:40 pm

The findings provide the first direct evidence to support the hypothesis that black holes feed on clouds of cold gas.

Black hole with mass of 140 million Suns found

June 24, 2015 5:08 pm

The ALMA telescopes tracked the radiation emitted from the two gases, hydrogen cyanide and formyl cation, as they swirled around the galaxy.

Indian scientist discovers giant super-massive black holes

October 09, 2012 1:03 pm

Previously,block holes were undetected because they sit cocooned within thick layers of dust.

NASA discovers new black hole in Milky Way

October 07, 2012 4:29 pm

Astronomers think the object resides about 20,000 to 30,000 light-years away in the galaxy's inner region.

Clues to our Universe in 'Big Chill' not Big Bang?

August 21, 2012 6:22 pm

A study reveals that the universe 'crystallised' into the three spatial and one time dimension that we see today.

Black hole swallows a dying Star

June 26, 2011 12:41 am

In what sounds like a one of a kind murder mystery,a dying star has fallen into a black hole and been ripped apart.

Were aliens wiped out by a massive explosion of stars?

March 24, 2011 5:53 pm

Scientists say,a white dwarf hypernova could have sucked alien life into a black hole.

Biggest ever black hole that can eat entire solar system found

January 17, 2011 5:09 pm

"It's the most accurate mass estimate ever obtained -- for a supermassive black hole," he said.

Scientists discover baby black hole

November 17, 2010 4:35 am

Astronomers have discovered what they say is a newly born black hole lurking in a nearby galaxy some 50 million light years from Earth.