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Why Astronomers are so excited about the EHT Black Hole image

Why Astronomers are so excited about the EHT Black Hole image
May 16, 2019 Munira
You must have seen the slightly blurry image of a black hole event horizon making the rounds on the internet in April. A bright, orange, cosmic doughnut. As an astronomer, this image was absolutely mind-blowing. In this post, I’ll share why this image is so important for science and its other benefits.   We are…