andromeda galaxy :
- n a spiral galaxy in the constellation of Andromeda that is visible to the naked eye
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- Andromeda Galaxy Is Full Of Holes, Black Holes That Is
April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Astronomers have discovered an unprecedented number of black holes in the Andromeda Galaxy (M31), one of the Milky Way’s nearest cosmic neighbors, using data from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory . By analyzing more than 150 Chandra observations taken over 13 years, the research team has identified 26 black hole candidates. This is the ...
June 13, 2013 - redOrbit
- Black hole bonanza discovered in Andromeda galaxy
By Clara MoskowitzSpace.comAstronomers have discovered 26 new likely black holes in the neighboring Andromeda galaxy — the largest haul of black hole candidates ever found in a galaxy apart from our own.Black holes, which emit almost no light themselves, can be seen only by the light given off by material falling into them. The supermassive black holes that populate the centers of most galaxies ...
June 13, 2013 - NBC NEWS
- Trove of Black Holes Discovered in Andromeda Galaxy
Astronomers have discovered 26 new likely black holes in the neighboring Andromeda galaxy — the largest haul of black hole candidates ever found in a galaxy apart from our own.
June 13, 2013 - SPACE.com via Yahoo! News