This animation is an artist's concept of a black hole. Three bright, hot blobs are orbiting the black hole.
Imagine the Universe is a service of the High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC), Dr. Alan Smale (Director), within the Astrophysics Science Division (ASD) at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
The Imagine Team
Acting Project Leader: Dr. Barbara Mattson
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