Black Holes Can Send Winds Powerful Enough To Impede The Birth Of Stars

February 20, 2015 9:31 PM

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Recent astronomical studies found that black holes can send winds powerful enough to impede the birth of stars.

The results were obtained after aiming two space telescopes towards an enormous black hole, with a mass equal to that of a billion Suns, in order to determine the strenght of its projected winds. The telescopes used were a XMM-Newton and a Nustar, under European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA managemen...

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