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Sagittarius A: New data about the Milky Way's central black hole

Source: Chandra@Harvard


Supermassive black hole Sgr A* and its surrounding region.
Credit: NASA/CXC/MIT/F. Baganoff, R. Shcherbakov et al.

Astronomers have long known that the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy, known as Sagittarius A* (or Sgr A* for short), is a particularly poor eater. (read more)

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