Scientific discoveries never cease. Just when you think we've found the oldest fossil, animal, or planet, there's another research team announcing that they've found one even older. Even still, the discovery of the oldest known black hole is pretty impressive: it formed just millions, not billions, of years after the Big Bang. And because we know it's there, we can learn about the conditions of the universe when it formed.
Learn about the discovery
The Fog Rolls In
Cosmic Plot Holes
Written by Ashley Hamer January 17, 2018
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