Archive: 15/09/2011

Small distant galaxies host supermassive black holes

( -- Using the Hubble Space Telescope to probe the distant universe, astronomers have found supermassive black holes growing in surprisingly small galaxies. The findings suggest that central black holes formed ...

dateSep 15, 2011 in Astronomy
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All credit ratings not created equal

At least one of the "Big Three" credit ratings agencies exaggerated credit scores of private debt compared to public bonds during the last 30 years, according to a new study by researchers from Rice University, American University ...

dateSep 15, 2011 in Economics & Business
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Indian state in great laptop giveaway

The southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu on Thursday began a $2 billion giveaway of free laptops to every student in state-run schools and colleges over the next five years.

dateSep 15, 2011 in Other
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