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These results were published as Takekawa et al. "Indication of Another Intermediate-mass Black Hole in the Galactic Center" in The Astrophysical Journal Letters on January 20, 2019.

Astronomers have detected a stealthy black hole from its effects on an interstellar gas cloud.

Fabio Pacucci revealed a huge black hole could swallow Earth.

Billion-mile-wide supermassive black hole poised to swallow Earth whole, scientist warns.

The center of the Milky Way galaxy, with the supermassive black hole Sagittarius A* (Sgr A*), located in the middle, is revealed in these images.

Trolling the monster in the Milky Way: Astronomers race to uncover the universe’s best-kept secret.

‘The disc of our galaxy is huge, around 200 thousand light-years in diameter,’ says lead author Martín López-Corredoira, a researcher at the IAC.

The Milky Way is more massive than we thought: New research claims it would take 200,000 light years to cross its gigantic disc.

The Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies.

The Andromeda Galaxy Is Not Bigger Than the Milky Way After All.

Researchers have discovered 11 stellar streams, or remnants of galaxies ripped to shreds by the Milky Way.

The Milky Way ATE 11 other galaxies as its grew, groundbreaking dark energy survey finds.

Ripples in the Milky Way’s disk suggest our galaxy was shaped by massive impacts billions of years ago.

The Milky Way has STOLEN some of its stars: Its distant stellar bodies were ‘ripped from another galaxy’.