News From the Field
Measuring the Universe's "Exit Door"
September 27, 2012
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.An international team, led by researchers at MIT's Haystack Observatory, has for the first time, measured the radius of a black hole at the center of a distant galaxy--the closest distance at which matter can approach before being irretrievably pulled into the black hole. Full Story
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