Supermassive Black Hole

This Is 12 Billion Times More Massive Than The Sun

PA | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Tech

A monster black hole powering "the brightest lighthouse in the distant universe" has been discovered that is 12 billion times more massive than the su...

Galactic Cores Are 'Trillion Sun' Tornadoes

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Tech

Supermassive black holes are giant tornadoes, sucking in matter while at the same time creating vast cosmic winds which throw it back into deep in...

Massive Flare Erupts From Supermassive Black Hole At Milky Way's Centre

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.12.2012 | UK Tech

A giant flare of energy erupting from the supermassive black hole at the centre of our galaxy has been caught on camera by Nasa. The NuStar (Nuclea...

LOOK: The Nearest Black Hole To Earth

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK Tech

Spiral galaxy NGC 4151 may not have the snappiest of names, but as this image proves, it sure looks impressive. Using data from the NASA's Chandra...