X-Shaped Structure Of Stars Spotted At the Center Of The Milky Way

The core of the Milky Way has got a little bit more interesting. Not only is there a supermassive black hole millions of times the mass of the Sun, but astronomers have now discovered an enormous group of stars shaped like an X.

Melissa Ness from the Max Planck Institute and Dustin Lang from the University of Toronto have collaborated on a study on the mysterious structure, spotted by Ness in a tweet shared by Lang.   Continue reading X-Shaped Structure Of Stars Spotted At the Center Of The Milky Way