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Heart of Darkness

Video Credit: Tony Darnell      Sent in by: db

Using IR telescopes to penetrate the veil of dust that surrounds our galaxy's core, astronomers have found evidence of a supermassive black hole. By tracking the path of stars at the center of our galaxy astronomers have located an unseen object with 4 million the mass of our sun.


  • black holes
  • astronomy
  • quazar
  • cosmology
  • galaxies
  • milky way
  • space
  • stars