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The largest ever discovery of water is a massive reservoir that’s floating around a black hole 10 billion light-years away. The water is 140 trillion times the mass of Earth’s oceans and is older than the formation of most of the stars in the Milky Way galaxy. Source
#astrointerest - Humility: #Andromeda’s actual size, not accounting for the fact it is 2.5 BILLION LIGHT YEARS away, compared with the moon's 238,000 MILES away. It contains a Trillion stars, while our galaxy contains at most a half a billion stars... And some on #earth delude themselves that they are the center of Everything.
A diagram of our location in the observable universe A diagram of Earth’s location in the Universe starting with the Earth, moving to the Solar System,... - Aftab khAn - Google+
Researchers Discover Monstrous Supermassive Black Holes
Researchers have discovered a monster black hole that appears to be the most massive found to date, as massive as 21 billion suns. This is one of two black holes found in elliptical galaxies some 300 million light years away -- both believed to be the biggest yet. A black hole occurs when gravity causes an object to collapse under its own weight to a point, creating an object that is fantastically small, yet tremendously
Ask Ethan: Is This Actually A Hole In The Universe?
There’s a lot of brilliant, scientifically accurate information out there on the internet, to be sure. But arguably, there are a lot more sites devoted to generating clicks and traffic irrespective…