Black Hole's Extreme Brightness Baffles Scientists
A black hole located in the Pinwheel galaxy is radiating brightness more intense than astronomers thought possible.By Elizabeth Hagedorn | December 1, 2013
Black holes — they’re one of the universe’s greatest mysteries. And they just got a little more mysterious. (Via NASA)
Scientists discovered there's an incredibly bright black hole about two times as bright as scientists had thought possible. It's tucked away in a galaxy twenty-two million light years from our own.
See, there are two different types of black holes. The small ones have a mass about the size of the sun, and the big ones clock in about a billion times the sun’s mass. (Via YouTube / SpaceRip)