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[Science & Tech] Einstein Ring

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What is Einstein Ring?
Einstein Ring is a deformation/distortion of a light from a source (like a star or galaxy) into a ring by the bending of the light rays (gravitational lensing) from the source due to a massive galaxy or a back hole known as the lens.
Gravitational Lensing
The bending of light by a gravitational body is known as Gravitational Lensing. It was first predicted by Einstein in 1912.
Margherita Bettinelli discovered this Einstein Ring Phenomenon.

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