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First Black Holes May Have Incubated in Giant, Starlike Cocoons, Says CU-Boulder Study
November 24, 2009
The first large black holes in the universe likely formed and grew deep inside gigantic, star-like cocoons that smothered their powerful X-ray radiation and prevented surrounding gases from being blown away, says a new study led by the University of Colorado at Boulder.
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