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Event Horizon Telescope has Unveil Black Hole Breaking News !!

Will we see the first-historically speaking direct image of a black hole?


EHT Press Conference

The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) project is unveiling a major black hole discovery Wednesday morning (April 10), and you can watch the event on sciencenews18 home page.

The EHT, a global effort to capture the first-historically photograph of a black hole's immediate environment, will announce its first results during a press conference Wednesday at 9 a.m. EDT (1300 GMT [Greenwich Mean Time Zone]). You can watch it live here at sciencenews18 home page, courtesy of the U.S. National Science Foundation or the called NSF.

Watch video: EHT Press Conference Revealing First Image of Black Hole

Related: Black hole elusive photo that the world may see

EHT team members haven't revealed what the result is, but an NSF (national science foundation).media advisory described it as "groundbreaking." So it's not outlandish to speculate that the project may have succeeded in its chief goal and that we may be treated to a spectacular image of a black hole's silhouette.

 Real image of a black hole's
 Image of a black hole's silhouette

Photographing the interior of a black hole is impossible, of course: Any light that strays excessively close to one of these gravitational monsters is lost forever. (This final turning point is known as the event horizon, which explains the project's name.)

NSF director France Córdova will deliver comments at tomorrow's press conference, which will be held at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

  • The accompanying EHT colleagues will likewise talk:

EHT links multiple radio telescopes around the world
EHT

The EHT links multiple radio telescopes around the world, forming a virtual scope the size of Earth. The project has been peering at two supermassive black holes — the one at the heart of our own Milky Way galaxy, and the one at the core of the galaxy M87.

The new results are based on EHT's first observing run, which occurred through the span of multi-week in April 2017.


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