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What Does a Black Hole Really Look Like?

39-year-old drawing hints at what the Event Horizon Telescope may have just captured: the true shape of a black hole -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

What Does A Black Hole Look Like? We May Soon Find Out

2 months agoNews : The Lookout

After five nights of observations, astronomers associated with the Event Horizon Telescope project said Wednesday that they may have succeeded in snapping a photograph of Milky Way's supermassive black hole.

These Are Not Photos of Black Holes

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The Event Horizon Telescope, actually a network of telescopes across the world, has successfully completed its highly-anticipated ten-day-long observation period. Researchers pointed the array of dishes at the center of our galaxy and the M87 galaxy in order to snap pictures of some black holes. That’s really exciting… Read more...

Measuring the shadow of the black hole

(Goethe University Frankfurt) As part of the collaboration 'BlackHoleCam' the research group of Prof. Luciano Rezzolla of Goethe University Frankfurt contributes to the international Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) Collaboration, which is imagining for the first time the black-hole candidate at the Center of our Milky Way.

Scientists Have Peered into a Black Hole and Taken a Photo of Its Event Horizon for the Very First Time

2 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

Thanks to an enormous telescope network, scientists are now pushing the frontiers of what we know about the universe.

An ‘Earth-sized’ telescope takes aim at the first-ever image of a black hole

For years, actual images of black holes have remained elusive. The Event Horizon Telescope might be changing that as you read these words. Continue reading ? The post An ‘Earth-sized’ telescope takes aim at the first-ever image of a black hole appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Astronomers switch on globe-spanning Event Horizon Telescope

The international team hopes they will be able generate the first ever image of a black hole by linking up the data from radio telescopes all over the world. The post Astronomers switch on globe-spanning Event Horizon Telescope appeared first on ExtremeTech.

First-Ever Attempt To Photograph Black Hole Underway

3 months agoNews : The Newsroom

The observation campaign, from April 5-14, uses a number of telescopes from around the world to create one large “Event Horizon Telescope.”

Earth-sized telescope set to snap first picture of a black hole

The Event Horizon Telescope will take images of the black hole at the centre of our galaxy, and could reveal how relativity and quantum mechanics mesh

Earth-sized telescope set to snap first picture of a black hole

The Event Horizon Telescope will take images of the black hole at the centre of our galaxy, and could reveal how relativity and quantum mechanics mesh

Astronomers hoping to directly capture image of a black hole

Astronomers want to record an image of the heart of our galaxy for the first time: a global collaboration of radio dishes is to take a detailed look at the black hole which is assumed to be located there. This Event Horizon Telescope...Show More Summary

Portrait of a black hole

IRAM’s 30-metre dish is part of the Event Horizon Telescope which is looking into the centre of the Milky Way

How to hunt for a black hole with a telescope the size of Earth

3 months agoAcademics : Nature

Astronomers hope to grab the first images of an event horizon — the point of no return.

Astronomers to peer into a black hole for first time with new Event Horizon Telescope

Ever since first mentioned by Jon Michell in a letter to the Royal Society in 1783, black holes have captured the imagination of scientists, writers, filmmakers and other artists. Perhaps part of the allure is that these enigmatic objects have never actually been "seen". Show More Summary

StarTalk Radio With Neil deGrasse Tyson --All-Star Team Ponders the Supermassive Black Hole at the Center of Our Milky Way Galaxy

Astrophysicist Janna Levin is back as host of StarTalk All-Stars, hunting for black holes with her guest, Shep Doeleman, the MIT astrophysicist leading the Event Horizon Telescope project to study black hole Sgr A at the center of our galaxy....

Earth's Super-Powered Telescopes Attempt to Capture the First-Ever Image of the Massive Dark Void at the Center of the Milky Way

Next spring super-powered radio telescopes will turn the Earth into one giant eye --the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) project, a multinational effort involving more than 100 researchers--when they all point to Sagittarius A—the black hole at the center of the...

What Is The Biggest Black Hole As Seen From Earth?

10 months agoTechnology : Forbes: Tech

The Event Horizon Telescope is poised to come online in the next few years, and may give us our first glimpse of a black hole's event horizon. But which one will it see?

Milky Way's Supermassive Black Hole --"Fails to Outshine a Single Star With An Event Horizon Smaller Than Orbit of Mercury"

In December of 2015, the international Event Horizon Telescope research team measured for the first time the magnetic fields that contribute to black hole growth. The ETH, a linked array of millimeter-wavelength telescopes that spans the globe and is set...

ESO's GRAVITY Begins 1st Probe of Supermassive Black Hole Event Horizons

Zooming in on black holes is the main mission for the newly installed instrument GRAVITY at ESO's Very Large Telescope in Chile. In particular, GRAVITY will probe what happens in the extremely strong gravitational field close to the event horizon...

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