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Black hole may construct its own galactic home

Observations of a 'homeless' quasar suggest new ideas for galaxy formation

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10:19am, December 4, 2009

A homeless black hole might be building a new galaxy to live in, new observations suggest.

The find could be the latest clue in a longstanding mystery in astronomy: whether supermassive black holes or the galaxies that house them form first.

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