Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Quasar

Astronomers discovered the most distant source of radio emission known to date

With the help of the European Southern Observatory’s Very Large Telescope (ESO’s VLT), astronomers have discovered and studied in detail the most distant source...

All high-energy cosmic neutrinos are born by quasars, claimed scientists

Some neutrinos are born in the earth's atmosphere and even in the Ice Cube detector during the interaction of cosmic rays with matter.

Astronomers discovered the most distant quasar to date

The quasar hosts a supermassive black hole equivalent to the combined mass of 1.6 billion suns.

The most energetic outflows ever witnessed in the universe

Quasars rip across galaxies like Tsunamis.

A massive rotating disk found in the early universe

Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) discovered a massive rotating disk galaxy when the universe was only ten percent of its current age, challenges the...

Scientists detected most energetic wind from any quasar

Using Gemini North telescope, scientists have detected most energetic wind from any quasar- traveling at speed nearly 13% of the speed of light. Interestingly,...

First Event Horizon Telescope Images of a Black-Hole Powered Jet

While gathering data to create the first image of a black hole, Event Horizon Telescope was also busy in observing an even stranger object:...

Astronomers witnessed most energetic outflows ever in the universe

Using the unique capabilities of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers observed most energetic outflows ever releasing from quasars and tear across interstellar space like...

Observations unveiled the presence of molecular oxygen in the nearest known quasar

The finding could be crucial for better understanding the properties of molecular gas in this object.

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