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Black-hole image sheds light on Milky Way mysteries

View of the Milky Way over the antennas of the ALMA telescope array at night.

The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array in Chile is one of the observatories in the Event Horizon Telescope network. Credit: Babak Tafreshi/Science Photo Library

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  • Clarification 31 May 2022: This article has been updated to include Gabriele Ponti’s affiliation with the National Institute for Astrophysics.


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