An Over-Massive Black Hole in the Compact Lenticular Galaxy NGC1277


By bmcox
Nov 29, 2012 Bookmark and Share

Optical HST image of the compact lenticular galaxy NGC 1277

Optical HST image of the compact lenticular galaxy NGC 1277

     A recent paper by van den Bosch, U-M Research Scientist Kayhan Gultekin, et al. (2012) titled “An Over-Massive Black Hole in the Compact Lenticular Galaxy NGC1277” that has been published by Nature and posted to astro-ph has been gaining recent press coverage:

BBC news coverage

Nature article

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