View Full Version : New Image of Jet-Driven Galactic Shock Wave is a Shocker

2009-Apr-23, 06:50 PM
The Chandra X-ray observatory has taken a closer look at the galaxy Centaurus A, and new images have revealed in detail the effects of a shock wave blasting through the galaxy. Powerful jets of plasma emanating from a supermassive black hole at the galactic core are creating the shock wave, and the new observation, [...]

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