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Portrait of a Black Hole

Bouman, Katherine L. (2020) Portrait of a Black Hole. IEEE Spectrum, 57 (2). pp. 22-29. ISSN 0018-9235.

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Last April, a research team that I’m part of unveiled a picture that most astronomers never dreamed they would see: one of a massive black hole at the center of a distant galaxy. Many were shocked that we had pulled off this feat. To accomplish it, our team had to build a virtual telescope the size of the globe and pioneer new techniques in radio astronomy.

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Alternate Title:The Inside Story of the First Picture of a Black Hole
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