Supermassive black holes may be lurking everywhere in the universe

Berkeley CA (SPX) Apr 07, 2016

A near-record supermassive black hole discovered in a sparse area of the local universe indicates that these monster objects – this one equal to 17 billion suns – may be more common than once thought, according to University of California, Berkeley, astronomers.

Until now, the biggest supermassive black holes – those with masses around 10 billion times that of our sun – have been found at —> Read More