Black Hole

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Black Hole

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If everything goes to plan, we should be getting our first image of a black hole sometime within a year.

Yesterday, scientists “switched on” a global array of telescopes with the goal of imaging the supermassive black hole 26,000 light-years away at the center of our galaxy, Sagittarius A* (Sgr A*). The project, called the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT), is running from April 5 to April 14, with the first results expected later this year or early in 2018.

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