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2011-Mar-24, 06:50 PM
Using the IBIS telescope onboard the European Space Agency’s INTEGRAL satellite, researchers have reported the first measurements of polarization from a black hole binary system, which consist of a black hole and a normal star orbiting around a common center of mass. (...)Read the rest of Famous Binary Cygnus-X1 Displays First-Ever Polarized Emissions (271 words) [...]

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