More News Related to Radio Telescopes
For decades astronomers have dreamed of seeing a black hole. That dream may soon become a reality.
Using data from ALMA, a team of astronomers studied the growth and evolution of bubbles of hot plasma produced by active quasar HE 0515-4414. The bubble was analyzed by observing its effect on light from the cosmic microwave background. It is the first time this method was used to study quasar dynamics.
After two years as an independent facility, the VLBA once again is part of the NRAO, and will get a significant technical upgrade.