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SCIENTISTS CAPTURE FIRST EVER IMAGE OF BLACK HOLE

Newsy · Published 16 days ago

The world's first image of the chaotic supermassive black hole at the center of our Milky Way galaxy portrays what astronomers Thursday called a "gentle giant on a near-starvation diet." Astronomers believe nearly all galaxies, including our own, have these giant black holes at their bustling and crowded center, where light and matter cannot escape, making it extremely hard to get images of them.