Supermassive Black Holes on a Collision Course: Closest Pair

Supermassive Black Holes on a Collision Course: Closest Pair

Astronomers have discovered the nearest pair of supermassive black holes to Earth ever recorded using the European Southern Observatory’s Very Large Telescope (VLT). The two black holes are also far closer together than any other pair of supermassive black holes ever observed, and will ultimately merge into one gigantic black hole. The pair of supermassive … Read more