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Astronomers reveal first image of the black hole - Sagittarius A*

 

  • Astronomers have unveiled the 1st image of the supermassive black hole at the centre of our own Milky Way galaxy. 
  • This result provides overwhelming evidence that the object is indeed a black hole and yields valuable clues about the workings of such giants, which are thought to reside at the centre of most galaxies. 
  • The image was produced by a global research team called the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) Collaboration, using observations from a worldwide network of radio telescopes.