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NASA: Astronomers from the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP) and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center have uncovered rhythmic pulsations from a rare breed of black hole in archival data from NASA’s Rossi X-ray Timing Explorer (RXTE) satellite. The signals provide compelling evidence that the object, known as M82 X-1, is one of only a few midsize black holes known.
Dying stars form modest black holes measuring up to around 25 times the mass of our sun. At the opposite extreme, most large galaxies contain a supermassive black hole with a mass tens of thousands of times greater. Just as drivers traveling a highway packed with compact cars and monster trucks might start looking for sedans, astronomers are searching for a middle range of the black hole population and wondering why they see so few.’
This industry is skewed towards the interests of asset managers, not asset owners, Stefan Dunatov, CIO of Coal Pension Trustees Ltd., believes
SoDI: Solving the Investment Problem—Fire the Managers
Every summer, financial luminaries like Paul McCulley of PIMCO spend four days at Camp Kotok, an annual summer retreat in a remote part of Maine.