Nature: "Imaging and imagining black holes"

March 28, 2017
Drawing of a black hole
The first accurate image of the appearance of a black hole (India ink on Canson negative paper). Credit: Jean-Pierre Luminet

"...[A]n ambitious radio astronomy project now aims at taking the first snapshot of an actual black hole. In other words, a real-life picture of Interstellar’s black hole Gargantua, if a highly pixelated one."

By Davide Castelvecchi for Nature

See also: 2017