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Looking into Black Holes with X-Rays

News   Jul 30, 2018 | Original Story from Hiroshima University.

 
Looking into Black Holes with X-Rays

The black hole in Cygnus X-1 is one of the brightest sources of X-rays in the sky. The light near the black hole comes from matter siphoned off its companion star. Credit: NASA, ESA, Martin Kornmesser.

 
 
 

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