Supermassive black hole at centre of Milky Way, revealed by Event Horizon Telescope

Supermassive black hole at centre of Milky Way, revealed by Event Horizon Telescope

The Submillimetre Array, part of the Event Horizon Telescope network, on Mauna Kea, Hawaii

The Submillimetre Array, part of the Event Horizon Telescope network, on Mauna Kea, Hawaii

Simulations comparing M87 with SgrA* show how much faster material moving at the speed of light orbits SgrA* because of its smaller size. Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian

Simulations comparing M87 with SgrA* show how much faster material moving at the speed of light orbits SgrA* because of its smaller size. Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian

Members of Harvard’s Black Hole Initiative meet to discuss the first-ever image of Sagittarius A*. Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian

Members of Harvard’s Black Hole Initiative meet to discuss the first-ever image of Sagittarius A*. Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian