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Astronomers Discover Unusual Star System With Possible Black Hole In Our Galaxy

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April 16, 1998
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An Ohio State University astronomer is part of a team that has identified a new and unusual binary star system in our galaxy. The system includes a normal star paired with a dark and massive object such as a neutron star or black hole that is ejecting two high-speed jets of material.


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