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Massive black hole from early universe is farthest ever found

Toronto Star / News 41 sources

Quasars are incredibly bright objects deep in the cosmos, powered by black holes devouring everything around them.

The oldest, most distant supermassive black hole ever seen has been discovered by scientists

USA TODAY / News

The most distant and oldest supermassive black hole ever seen has been discovered, astronomers announced in a study published Wednesday.

Farthest monster black hole found

BBC / Science

Astronomers discover the most distant "supermassive" black hole known to science.

Super big black hole from early universe farthest ever found

Canada.com

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Astronomers have discovered a super-size black hole harkening back to almost the dawn of creation. It’s the farthest black hole ever found. A team led by the Carnegie Observatories’ Eduardo Banados reported in the…

Super big black hole from early universe farthest ever found

ABC27.com

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronomers have discovered a super-size black hole harkening back to almost the dawn of creation. It’s the fart…

Black hole at the dawn of time challenges our understanding of how the universe was formed

NZ Herald / World

It's almost as far into space — and back in time — as we can see.It's a black hole.A big one. Some 800 million times the mass of our own Sun.It's also so far away, it must have been chewing its way through the assemble gas clouds...

A black hole older than the universe?

News.com.au / World

IT’S almost as far into space — and back in time — as we can see.

Massive Black Hole Reveals When The First Stars Blinked On

NPR

Scientists have detected a black hole thought to be about 800 million times as massive as our sun that is helping to reveal when the universe filled with starlight.

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