Astronomers snap detailed image of plasma jet blasting from supermassive black hole

July 20th, 2021

ABC Online, Other, 20/07/2021, Gemma Conroy
In 2019, the Event Horizon Telescope made history when it captured the very first image of a supermassive black hole in the M87 galaxy. Now, it has zoomed in on a second supermassive black hole, this time in the centre of a galaxy called Centaurus A. […] “This has been seen before, but never quite so clearly,” said study co-author Phil Edwards, an astronomer at the CSIRO.

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