Astronomer Reveals Never-Before-Seen Detail of Violent Energy at Center of Our Galaxy


U Mass Amherst astronomer Daniel weighing, has released a new picture. What he describes as our galaxy's violent, super energized downtown. It's actually a composite of hundreds of images taken by the orbiting Chandra X Ray Observatory over the past two decades. Wing says he spent a year working on the composite while he was stuck at home during the pandemic. The picture depicts billions of stars and countless black holes in the center of the Milky Way. Located 26,000 light years away. Absolutely

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