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A picture of a black hole resident about 54 million light-years from Earth’s been taken by an international scientific team on Wednesday: the picture take announced a milestone in astrophysics – is been the first-black-hole-photo ever black hole.
Scientists used a global network of telescopes to gain insight into celestial objects with gravitational fields so strong no matter or light can escape.
The black hole is situated [sic] in the centre of Messier 87, a massive galaxy in the nearby Virgo galaxy cluster. The announcement of the historical scientific event was made simoultaneously in news conferences in Washington, Brussels, Santiago, Shanghai, Taipei and Tokyo.
(10th april, 2019)
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