View Full Version : Milky Way's Black Hole Sending Out Flares

2008-Nov-18, 07:20 PM
Two different telescopes simultaneously observed violent flares from the supermassive black hole in the center of the Milky Way. The outbursts from this region, known as Sagittarius A*, reveal material being stretched like bread dough out as it orbits in the intense gravity close to the central black hole. Using ESO's Very Large [...]

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