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Fraser
2005-Sep-10, 01:49 AM
SUMMARY: The Milky Way - like all spiral galaxies - swings gracefully around a central super-massive black hole (SMBH). Astronomers have known for some time that a "fairy ring" of youthful blue-hot stars dance within a few light-years of its event horizon, but such stars should be very old and display expansive low-temperature red giant envelopes. Could there be a "fountain of youth" in the center of the Milky Way Galaxy?

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