This image from a simulation shows an energy jet launched from a spinning black hole surrounded by a disk of accreting material. The black hole is spinning at half the maximum rate, and its mass is that of the black hole at the center of the M
An article in the journal "Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society" describes a study of the galaxy and in particular the supermassive black hole at its center, which is 30 times larger than expected. Read the details in the article!
A full-disk multiwavelength extreme ultraviolet image of the sun taken by SDO on March False colors trace different gas temperatures. Reds are relatively cool (about Kelvin, or F); blues and greens are hotter (greater than 1 million Kelvin, or F).