This Week @NASA: Webb Telescope Mission, Historic Black Hole Image, Monster Quake on Mars

This Week @NASA Webb Telescope Mission Historic Black Hole Image

The Webb Telescope is closer to starting its mission of science … A historic look at the center of our galaxy … And the Crew-3 astronauts reflect on their mission … a few of the stories to tell you about – This Week at NASA! Webb Telescope in Final Phase of Instrument Setup NASA’s James … Read more

Our Galaxy’s Dark Heart: Astronomers Capture First Ever Image of the Milky Way’s Black Hole

For the first time, humanity has stared into the dark heart of unfathomable chaos at the center of the Milky Way and brought its shadowy form into focus. The object staring back at us, Sagittarius A*, is a monstrous black hole that binds our home galaxy together.  On Thursday, scientists with the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) … Read more

1st image of supermassive black hole at the center of Milky Way galaxy revealed | CNN

1st image of supermassive black hole at the center of

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN  —  For the first time, astronomers have captured an image of the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy. It’s the first direct observation confirming the presence of the black hole, known … Read more

Mysterious ‘odd radio circles’ seen in space, new image shows | CNN

1648120501 Mysterious odd radio circles seen in space new image shows

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN  —  There is a new kind of mystery object in space, and after capturing their best image yet, astronomers are one step closer to understanding these celestial oddballs. They are known as odd radio … Read more

Astronomers reveal best image yet of mysterious odd radio circles in space

1647917304 Astronomers reveal best image yet of mysterious odd radio circles

Data from SARAO’s MeerKAT radio telescope data (green) showing the odd radio circles, is overlaid on optical and near infra-red data from the Dark Energy Survey. Credit: J. English (U. Manitoba) / EMU / MeerKAT / DES(CTIO) Astronomy’s newest mystery objects⁠—odd radio circles, or ORCs⁠—have been pulled into sharp focus by an international team of … Read more

Wondering About the 6 Rays Coming out of JWST’s Test Image? Here’s why They Happen – Universe Today

1647804928 Wondering About the 6 Rays Coming out of JWSTs Test

At the Space Telescope Science Institute (STSI) in Baltimore, Maryland, NASA engineers are busy aligning the mirrors and instruments on the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). In the meantime, the mission team has provided us with another glimpse of what this observatory – a successor to the venerable Hubble Space Telescope – will see once … Read more