Hubble Captures a Collision in a Black Hole's "Death Star" Beam - Universe Today
Even the Empire’s planet-blasting battle station has nothing compared to the immense energy being fired from the heart of NGC 3862, a supermassive black hole-harboring elliptical galaxy located 300 million light-years away. And while jets of high-energy plasma coming from active galactic nuclei have been imaged before, for the first time activity within a jet has been observed in optical wavelengths, … Continue reading "Hubble Captures a Collision in a Black Hole’s “Death Star” Beam"