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Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole is Feasting on Asteroids

[/caption] For the past several years, the Chandra telescope has detected X-ray flares occurring about once a day from the…

10 years ago

First-Ever Image of a Black Hole to be Captured by Earth-Sized Scope

[/caption] "Sgr A* is the right object, VLBI is the right technique, and this decade is the right time." So…

10 years ago

First Look at a Black Hole’s Feast

A true heart of darkness lies at the center of our galaxy: Sagittarius A* (pronounced "A-star") is a supermassive black…

10 years ago

What is Sagittarius A?

At the very heart of the Milky Way is a region known as Sagittarius A. This region is known the…

12 years ago