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Pair of Black Holes ‘Weigh In’ at 10 Billion Suns, the Most Massive Yet

Pair of Black Holes ‘Weigh In’ at 10 Billion Suns, the Most Massive Yet

A team of astronomers including Karl Gebhardt and graduate student Jeremy Murphy of The University of Texas at Austin have discovered the most massive black holes to date — two monsters weighing as much as 10 billion suns and threatening to consume anything, even light, within a region five times the size of our solar…   » Continue Reading