National Science Foundation Unveils First Black Hole Image

Credit: Black hole at the center of galaxy M87: Event Horizon Telescope collaboration et al.
HOUSTON—The National Space Foundation’s (NSF) Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) project has unveiled the first-ever image of a supermassive black hole. The dense object has a mass 6 1/2 million times that of the Sun and is lodged at the center of the galaxy M 87, which lies 55 million light years from...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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