NASA telescopes watch cosmic violence, mysteries unravel

NASA images from its Kepler, Hubble, Spitzer, Chandra telescopes highlight space show

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One deep, black hole: NASA says astronomers have long known that the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy, known as Sagittarius A*, is a particularly poor eater as black holes tend to "eat " everything around them. Why that is – it has to do with gas pressure and heat -- may lie in a new model developed using data from a very deep exposure made by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory.

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