View Full Version : Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole is Feasting on Asteroids

2012-Feb-08, 07:10 PM
For the past several years, the Chandra telescope has detected X-ray flares occurring about once a day from the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy. These flares last a few hours with brightness ranging from a few times to nearly one hundred times that of the black hole’s regular output. [...]

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