milky way

    From NASAThe main panel of this graphic contains X-ray data from Chandra (blue) depicting hot gas that was blown away from massive stars near the black hole. Two images ofinfrared lightat different wavelengths from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope show ...
    One reason scientists are so fascinated with black holes is that they grab hold of the fabric of time and space, slowing time to a crawl as matter swirls toward a point of no return. The fact that black holes play tricks with time was what captured the im...
    As the Event Horizon Telescope collected data for its remarkable new image of the Milky Way's supermassive black hole, a legion of other telescopes including three NASA X-ray observatories in space was also watching. (NASA image)(NASA) – As the Event...
    The scientists who gave the world thefirst glimpse of a black hole have released their latest image, showing the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way.Sagittarius A* is about 27,000 light-years from Earth andis consideredsupermassive beca...
    —Melissa HeikkiläThis is the first image of the black hole at the center of our galaxyEHT COLLABORATIONIt might not look like much, but this blurry orange-and-black picture is the supermassive black hole at the heart of our Milky Way galaxy, which has bee...
    The mystery at the heart of the Milky Way has finally been solved. This morning, at simultaneous press conferences around the world, the astronomers of the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) revealed the first image of Sagittarius A*, the supermassive black ho...
    The scientists who gave the world thefirst glimpse of a black hole have released their latest image, showing the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way.Sagittarius A* is about 27,000 light-years from Earth andis consideredsupermassive beca...
    Astronomers have found a unique star that has the widest range of elements in the Milky Way Galaxy! A study led by University of Michigan astronomer Ian Roederer has been able to find not just one or two but a total of 65 elements in the star, HD 222925. ...
    Four and a half billion years ago, our pale blue dot was born in the rubble left over from the birth of a star. Since then, we've been locked in a cosmic dance; Earth whirls around the Sun; and the Sun whirls around the galactic center, the dark, mys...
    The mystery at the heart of the Milky Way has finally been solved. This morning, at simultaneous press conferences around the world, the astronomers of the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) revealed the first image of Sagittarius A*, the supermassive black ho...