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Astronomers have captured the first direct evidence of a black hole spinning. Scientists have predicted this, but until now direct evidence was elusive. M87 is located 55m light years from the Earth and harbours a black hole 6.5bn times more massive than the Sun.

Vast ‘Galaxy Bubble’ A Billion Light Years Wide Discovered By Accident

New study suggests the Hyades star cluster, 153 light years away, has several stellar mass black holes