3D movies are the sort of thing you love, hate or, on the extreme end of the scale, want to crush out of existence by flinging them into the super-massive black hole at the centre of our galaxy. Although The Dark Knight Rises director Christopher Nolan doesn’t harbour universe-sized levels of angst about the format, he’s hardly entranced by its wiles.
In an interview with the...
Massive black holes have been found at the centers of almost all galaxies, where the largest galaxies -- which are also the ones embedded in the largest halos of dark matter -- harbor the most massive black holes. This led to the sp... Read Post
Quasars are young galaxies powered by massive black holes, extremely bright, extremely distant, and thus highly redshifted. The Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS), the largest component of the third Sloan Digital Sky Sur... Read Post