Astronomers May Finally Have the First Picture of a Black Hole

IMG_0103.JPGUsing a massive telescope network, scientists have data in hand that could open new frontiers in our understanding of gravity. After completing five nights of observations, today astronomers may finally have captured the first-ever image of the famous gravitational sinkhole known as a black hole. More precisely, the hoped-for portrait is of a mysterious region that surrounds the black hole. Called the event horizon, this is the boundary beyond which nothing, not even light, can escape the object’s gargantuan grasp……Read More