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Fraser
2010-Nov-09, 08:30 PM
From a NASA press release: NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope has unveiled a previously unseen structure centered in the Milky Way. The feature spans 50,000 light-years and may be the remnant of an eruption from a supersized black hole at the center of our galaxy. “What we see are two gamma-ray-emitting bubbles that extend 25,000 [...]

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trinitree88
2010-Nov-15, 02:42 PM
Fraser Interesting.. Never a dull moment. Original paper here:http://arxiv.org/PS_cache/arxiv/pdf/1005/1005.5480v3.pdf

pete