Scientists find Black Hole getting kicked out of its host Galaxy

November 21, 2014 2:24 AM

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An unusual source of light in a galaxy some 90 million light-years away has been discovered after analyzing decades of observations from NASA's Swift satellite.

The object's curious properties closely resemble a supermassive black hole ejected from its home galaxy after merging with another giant black hole. However, astronomers can't rule out an alternative possibility as of now.

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