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Powerhouse Astronomy: Blazing black hole from the early universe

A jet of matter and radiation shooting from a newly discovered black hole could provide new information about the radiation left over from the Big Bang and about the first galaxies. This monster black hole, one of the heaviest and most distant known, was already gargantuan when the universe was only a billion years old.

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