Oct 11

ESA's spacecraft reveals new anatomy around a black hole

Source: ESA

Artist's impression of the central engine of an active galaxy.
Image credits: NASA and M. Weiss (Chandra X-ray Center).

A fleet of spacecraft including ESA's XMM-Newton and Integral have shown unprecedented details close to a supermassive black hole. They reveal huge 'bullets' of gas being driven away from the 'gravitational monster'. (read more)

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