Quasars – the brightest black holes

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Crawford, C. (Carolin)
(2014-03)

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Quasars are among the most dramatic objects anywhere in the cosmos. They emit prodigious amounts of energy, all due to a supermassive black hole at the heart of a galaxy. Visible far across the Universe, quasars can be used to trace both the early life of galaxies, and the properties of the intervening space.

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Gresham College

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