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Using a combination of instruments on ESOâ€™s Very Large Telescope, a UK-led international team of astronomers have discovered the most massive stars to date, one which at birth had more than 300 times the mass of the Sun, twice as much as the currently accepted limit.
Astronomers using ESOâ€™s Very Large Telescope have detected, in another galaxy, a stellar-mass black hole much farther away than any other previously known.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.