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Neighboring Galaxies Collide Creating Black Holes

Image captured the X-rays by Hubble of the ring galaxy AM 0644 which is located in the lower right.

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018

Space remains a wild and violent frontier to this day that continues to leave mankind scratching their heads. Scientists have discovered a huge ring of black holes in a far away galaxy, giving insight on what happens when two giants cosmos collide. There are many fantastic places in space, but...

Free nights at the RHC observatory announced

Free nights at the RHC observatory announced

Ryan Guerrero, Managing Editor

February 4, 2016

The Rio Hondo Astrophysical Observatory has announced its free public night program for Spring 2016. 689 feet above sea-level, the observatory is home to a 16-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope; one of the largest telescopes in all of Southern California. The observatory will be open to the public...

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