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A simulated image—a rendering—of the turbulent hot gas in the extreme environment around a supermassive black hole. Credit: University of Arizona

Has a Black Hole Really Been Photographed?

UPDATE: The observations have been released. See the new story: Black Hole’s Shadow Seen for the First Time. The article below remains as originally published.



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Robert Roy Britt

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Independent journalist covering physical health & mental wellness, author of “Make Sleep Your Superpower: A Guide to Greater Health, Happiness & Productivity.”