Featured by Neel V. Patel
How scientists saw the ‘invisible’—and captured the first image of a black hole
The Event Horizon Telescope peered into the Messier 87 galaxy.
Here’s the first-ever direct image of a black hole
Wednesday was a big morning for astronomers.
MU69, previously presumed a space snowman, is instead a pair of cosmic pancakes
Earth isn't flat, but this strange world might be.
Hubble and the government are broken at the same time, and that’s a problem
A lack of personnel makes the problem more precarious.
MU69 is the most distant object we’ve ever visited—and it looks like a space snowman
New high-res images from New Horizons reveal a space rock from the edge of the solar system.