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Fresh photographs of Milky Way’s black hole Sgr A* reveal strong, twisted magnetic field similar to M87*

The colossal black hole named Sagittarius A* resides at the heart of the Milky Way, approximately 2…

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Case of the missing stars: At least 800 stars have quietly disappeared in the last 70 years, say scientists

Based off of the little sense we’ve made of the hot mess that is the cosmos, there are two ways sta…

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Here’s what falling inside a black hole would look like, according to a NASA supercomputer simulation

Have you ever wondered what happens if you were to fall into a black hole? Thanks to cutting-edge v…

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The black hole at the center of the Milky Way is spinning so fast, it's squishing space-time down like a football

The black hole, Sagittarius A* is located 26,000 light-years away from Earth, at the center of the …

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A mysterious star from outside the Milky Way has somehow ended up near our galaxy's supermassive black hole

Star SO-6 is very close to Sagittarius A*, the black hole at the center of the Milky Way. But it's …

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This new photo of a supermassive black hole is unlike any before, showing powerful magnetic fields spiraling around it

A new photo of the Milky Way's supermassive black hole taken from the Event Horizon Telescope shows…

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Interstellar internet may be possible if we can weaponise the gravity of massive stars, say scientists

The potential to manipulate long-range signals, such as light, is enormous, as it paves the way for…

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Neutron star collision can annihilate Earth’s ozone layer, leaving it devoid of life for thousands of years

Very recently, a team of scientists decided to explore the hypothetical possibility of such a kilon…

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Nine hours at the most unhinged hole in golf

There were bros dressed as Thomas Jefferson, bros in BlackRock hats, and bros who urinated on thems…

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Black hole image supports Einstein's theory of gravity, disappointing scientists who are probing for cracks

Researchers captured the first image of our galaxy's supermassive black hole. It could help confirm…

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Meet the black hole at the center of our galaxy: Scientists just took its picture for the first time

Researchers unveiled the first image of the supermassive black hole lurking at the heart of our gal…

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Scientists might reveal the first photo of our galaxy's central black hole on Thursday. Watch their announcement live.

Seven research institutions are holding simultaneous press conferences to announce what's being bil…

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A bizarre galaxy NASA spotted at the edge of the universe could upend what we know about supermassive black holes

A very early galaxy puzzling scientists suggests supermassive black holes may not have come from de…

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James Webb Telescope captures colorful, glittering image of the chaotic center of the Milky Way galaxy, revealing never-before-seen details

The new image of the Milky Way from NASA's James Webb Space Telescope could help scientists underst…

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A supermassive black hole is actually losing energy instead of gobbling it all up, new research shows

Scientists have long believed that magnetic fields could suck energy out of black holes, but they d…

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Beyoncé is upending country music. These 5 Black country artists are already feeling the effects.

Beyoncé's new album "Cowboy Carter" has sparked conversations about country music's history and dra…

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An experiment that reaches across our galaxy has detected the first signs of a possible 'sea' of ripples in space-time

Supermassive black holes merging in distant galaxies could be creating a background hum of gravitat…

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Supermassive black hole at the heart of the Milky Way is beating faster than ever before

However, an increasing number of studies are pointing to the possibility that this may no long…

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Supermassive black hole traps six galaxies in a 'spider web' that is 300 times bigger than the Milky Way

This is the first time that such a large number of galaxies have been spotted so close to …