Daily Archives: May 12, 2017






Quasars are luminous objects with supermassive black holes at their centres, visible over vast cosmic distances. Infalling matter increases the black hole mass and is also responsible for a quasar’s brightness. Now, using the W.M. Keck observatory in Hawaii, astronomers led by Christina Eilers have discovered extremely young quasars with […]

Discovery in the early universe poses black hole growth puzzle


Today the BCC releases the results of its digital survey on mobile connectivity. Businesses in all parts of the UK, particularly rural areas, are experiencing full or partial ‘not-spots’ in their mobile coverage according to the results of a survey released today (Friday) by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC). […]

BCC: Businesses across the UK hobbled by mobile ‘not-spots’