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A supermassive black hole in the center of the Milky Way just woke up and is flashing 75 times brighter than ever observed, after being quiet for more than 20 years, baffling astronomers.A supermassive black hole in the center of the Milky Way just woke up and is flashing 75 times brighter than ever observed, after being quiet for more than 20 years, baffling astronomers.

Wakey wakey, rise and shine! Black hole begins flashing, scientists baffled (VIDEO) — RT World News

In May, the supermassive black hole at the core of the Milky Way become 75 times brighter in just two hours. In May, the supermassive black hole at the core of the Milky Way become 75 times brighter in just two hours.

Our Galaxy's Black Hole Suddenly Lit Up and Nobody Knows Why - VICE

Sagittarius A-star, the supermassive black hole at the Milky Way's center, has flared 75 times brighter than normal. But what caused it?Sagittarius A-star, the supermassive black hole at the Milky Way's center, has flared 75 times brighter than normal. But what caused it?

Milky Way's Black Hole Just Flared, Growing 75 Times as Bright for a Few Hours - Universe Today

A mysterious light brighter than astronomers have seen before has been spotted flaring from the closest supermassive black hole to Earth. The massive burst of light was seen flashing from Sagittarius A* (Sgr A*), which is situated in the middle of the Milky Way, 26,000 light-years from Earth, and astronomers are not sure what caused it. During observations over four days inA mysterious light brighter than astronomers have seen before has been spotted flaring from the closest supermassive black hole to Earth. The massive burst of light was seen flashing from Sagittarius

‘Unprecedented’ bright light flashes from closest supermassive black hole to Earth leaving astronomers baffled | London Evening Standard

Extreme planets might exist around the Milky Way's black hole and pulsars.Extreme planets might exist around the Milky Way's black hole and pulsars.

"Extremely Extreme Life" --Planets Orbiting Milky Way's Pulsars & Supermassive Black Hole | The Daily Galaxy

Extreme planets might exist around the Milky Way's black hole and pulsars.Extreme planets might exist around the Milky Way's black hole and pulsars.

A new study reveals surprising new details about our galaxy’s shadowy coreA new study reveals surprising new details about our galaxy’s shadowy core

Cool Gas Circles the Milky Way's Supermassive Black Hole - Scientific American

A SUPERMASSIVE BLACK HOLE sitting in the centre of our galaxy has unexpectedly become brighter, leading some to speculate the black hole is about to swallow its cosmic neighbours, including our Sun.A SUPERMASSIVE BLACK HOLE sitting in the centre of our galaxy has unexpectedly become brighter, leading some to speculate the black hole is about to swallow its cosmic neighbours, including our Sun.

Supermassive black hole: Where is the supermassive black hole? Will it swallow the Sun? | Science | News | Express.co.uk

Scientists called the flashes "unprecedented"Scientists called the flashes "unprecedented"

Black hole Milky Way: Our galaxy's black hole suddenly flashed a bright light — and scientists don't know exactly why - CBS News

“Our Galaxy's Supermassive Black Hole Has Emitted a Mysteriously Bright Flare https://t.co/h9LNIUrTsD”

ryugo hayano on Twitter: "Our Galaxy's Supermassive Black Hole Has Emitted a Mysteriously Bright Flare https://t.co/h9LNIUrTsD"

“🌞🌚🌑⚡️💥😋😎Our galaxy’s black hole must have had a massively big starlight treat to burst this bright✨ https://t.co/oYmwMJl3Wt”

Michelle Rodriguez on Twitter: "🌞🌚🌑⚡️💥😋😎Our galaxy’s black hole must have had a massively big starlight treat to burst this bright✨ https://t.co/oYmwMJl3Wt"

“In May, the supermassive black hole in the center of our Milky Way galaxy erupted, blasting out a *lot* of radiation. The thing is, it’s not clear *why*. https://t.co/OTeIgPToim”

Phil Plait on Twitter: "In May, the supermassive black hole in the center of our Milky Way galaxy erupted, blasting out a *lot* of radiation. The thing is, it’s not clear *why*. https://t.co/OTeIgPToim"

“We're not in danger, mind you, but the supermassive black hole in our galaxy recently erupted… and we don't know why https://t.co/JGDiGCp0Tn”

Amy Guth on Twitter: "We're not in danger, mind you, but the supermassive black hole in our galaxy recently erupted… and we don't know why https://t.co/JGDiGCp0Tn… https://t.co/h7TfEvYvXl"

The Milky Way's resident black hole seems to be acting up—perhaps because it just ate something huge.The Milky Way's resident black hole seems to be acting up—perhaps because it just ate something huge.

A flashing mystery is unfolding at the center of the Milky Way | Popular Science

The Supermassive black hole emitted a mysterious flare 75 times brighter than normal in two hours The Supermassive black hole emitted a mysterious flare 75 times brighter than normal in two hours

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The data differed from all past observations and studies.The data differed from all past observations and studies.

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Something interesting brewing around the black hole!Something interesting brewing around the black hole!

Milky Way Alert: Black Hole Sagittarius A* Suddenly Flared Up 75 Times Brighter! - Science - Mashable India

Giant flash of infrared light around the supermassive black at the center of the Milky Way could mean it's "feeding."

The Black Hole at Center of Milky Way Recently Started Glowing Mysteriously - Nerdist

FLASH! Ah-ah! Came from Sagittarius.FLASH! Ah-ah! Came from Sagittarius.

Our galaxy's black hole spewed a super bright light, and scientists don't know why - CNET

A recently discovered supermassive black hole has given astronomers a new scale on the potential power of these celestial objects.A recently discovered supermassive black hole has given astronomers a new scale on the potential power of these celestial objects.

Universe Could Be Swallowed by Supermassive Black Hole, Astronomer Suggests - Report - Sputnik International

The huge celestial body is normally relatively dim, which makes a sudden spike in its brightness an outstanding event, astronomers noted.The huge celestial body is normally relatively dim, which makes a sudden spike in its brightness an outstanding event, astronomers noted.

‘Unprecedented’: Supermassive Black Hole at Our Galaxy’s Center Just Flashed Like Crazy – Report - Sputnik International