quasars

Astronomers Have Discovered The Most Distant Quasar Yet

Astronomers Have Discovered The Most Distant Quasar Yet

This discovery should speak for itself: Scientists have discovered a crazy example of a crazy thing at a crazy distance. We’re talking about the furthest quasar yet – the incredibly bright light from a supermassive black hole 800 million times the mass of the Sun, from just 690 million years…

Even Teenage Quasars Are A Hot Mess

Even Teenage Quasars Are A Hot Mess

Human teenagers don’t have the best rep for being stable, rational individuals. And so too with quasi-stellar objects in their formative years, which scientists are now calling “all messed up”.