[Ads-l] Acronyms running wild: Hot DOGs

George Thompson george.thompson at NYU.EDU
Fri Jan 22 21:30:24 UTC 2016


>From this email newsletter distributed by Astronomy magazine, received
today.

"This galaxy is an example of a rare class of objects called Hot,
Dust-Obscured Galaxies or Hot DOGs, which are powerful galaxies with
supermassive black holes in their centers."

Fuller context upon request.

GAT

-- 
George A. Thompson
The Guy Who Still Looks Stuff Up in Books.
Author of A Documentary History of "The African Theatre", Northwestern
Univ. Pr., 1998..

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