TA group of researchers from Event Horizon Telescopethe same telescope that took the first image of a black hole will publish “groundbreaking results” about black hole in the milky way this Thursday, May 12th.
Live Announcement of the Milky Way’s Black Hole
The announcement, which the researchers declined to elaborate on, will be made at multiple simultaneous press conferences, including one hosted by European Southern Observatory (ESO) at its headquarters in Garching, near Munich, Germany.
For several days now, the anticipation has been circulating on social media. On April 28, several research centers have already repeated the announcement of the event, which will take place this Thursday, on their Twitter accounts.
” Event horizon telescope will reveal groundbreaking discoveries about Milky Way May 12th with the help of several press conferences,” tweeted European Southern Observatory.
in Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) also stated at the end of April on Twitter that Event horizon telescope “discovered unprecedented information” about Sagittarius A*which is the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy.
The announcement will be made at several press conferences: in addition to one in Germany, there will be others in Washington DC, Santiago de Chile, Mexico City, Tokyo and Taipei.