Relativity and Cosmology


On the Alleged ‘Supermassive Black Hole’ in the Bright Quasar 3C 279 (An Open Letter to Weintroub et al.)

Authors: Stephen J. Crothers

On the 18th July 2012 Weintroub et al. reported the alleged discovery of a supermassive black hole in the bright Quasar 3C 279 in the following online article ‘APEX takes part in sharpest observation ever’ 18-Jul-2012, ( On the 19th July 2012 this Open Letter was forwarded to the scientists who jointly reported this. It explains, in very simple physical terms, why it is impossible for there to be a black hole in Quasar 3C 279.

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