Clandestine black hole may represent new population

Posted by on June 28, 2016 11:22 am
Categories: Science

Astronomers have concluded that a peculiar source of radio waves thought to be a distant galaxy is actually a nearby binary star system containing a low-mass star and a black hole. This identification suggests there may be a vast number of black holes in our Galaxy that have gone unnoticed until now.

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