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    Zooming In On Star Cluster Terzan 5

     
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    The first image of a black hole, using Event Horizon Telescope observations of the center of the galaxy M87. The image shows a bright ring formed as light bends in the intense gravity around a black hole that is 6.5 billion times more massive than the Sun. This long-sought image provides the strongest evidence to date for the existence of supermassive black holes and opens a new window onto the study of black holes, their event horizons, and gravity:

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    ^^ It's all a matter of scale. Yes we are very small and other solar systems are very far away, but we are also very large from a quantum universe perspective.

    The Scale of the Universe

     
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    Planets of the Solar System: Tilts and Spins

     
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    doswizard "That Which does Not Kill Us makes Us Stronger!"

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    Quasars are cool 2!

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    4000 Exoplanets And Counting

     
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