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Why is this anemic galaxy’s central black hole so beefy?

1 Nov 2019, 13:00 UTC
Why is this anemic galaxy’s central black hole so beefy? NASA/JPL-Caltech

We know that all big galaxies have supermassive black holes (SMBHs to those in the know) in their centers, and that these SMBHs grew to their enormous sizes early on. These black holes affect the way the galaxy grows, which in turn also affects how the SMBH grows, too.

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