The mighty black hole finally gets a name

The mighty black hole pictured in a world first photograph has been named Powehi. A language professor gave the Hawaiian name to the cosmic object, which was photographed with the help of two telescopes from the US island state. University of Hawaii Professor Larry Kimura said it was a ‘privilege’ to decide the entity’s name. […]

First ever images of black hole revealed

Astronomers have revealed the first image of a monster black hole, which is six billion times the mass of the sun. Using data collected from eight radio telescopes across the world, a team of 200 scientists were able to create an image around the supermassive black hole. The supermassive black hole which was photographed by […]