Astronomers Have Captured the First Ever Photo of a Black Hole

Well, folks, here it is – the very first photo of a real life Black Hole. It may not look like much, but this is a monumental moment for the science community. It confirms that Black Hole’s do in fact exist. This particular Black Hole is located in the heart of galaxy Messier 87, which is really 55 million light-years away from Earth.

For more info on the image head over to the NSF website.

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