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KU Professor Makes Breakthrough on Galactic Life Cycles

An image of an optical blue quasar. (image credit: Dark Energy Camera Legacy Survey DR7/NOAO via KU University Relations)

Dr. Allison Kirkpatrick is an assistant professor at the University of Kansas, and is an expert on supermassive black holes. (Let's face it...that is profoundly cool.) She made a discovery that could change how astronomers think about galaxy formation, and she told KPR's Laura Lorson about it. Give it a listen: we promise there will be no math.


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