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April 10, 2019

Watch the first ever image of a black hole be livestreamed here

What does a black hole look like? Black, probably. And big. That sounds pretty vague, but as the gravitational forces of a black hole are so strong even light is overpowered by them, we’ve never had a comprehensive image of one before. Until now. Tod…

April 4, 2019

Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument lenses get their first look at space

Scientists are one step closer to precisely 3D mapping the galaxy and better understanding dark energy. For years, a team of more than 70 international organizations have been building the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI), which wil…