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View Full Version : Pushy Black Holes Stop Elliptical Galaxies From Forming Stars



Fraser
2014-Feb-25, 06:10 PM
Contradicting past theories, cold gas has been found in abundance in some elliptical galaxies — showing that there must be some other explanation why these types of galaxies don’t form new stars. Astronomers believe that the jets from supermassive black holes in these galaxies’ center must push around the gas and prevent stars from forming. […]

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