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  • The May newsletter from our editorial staff: 13-15 May, Pint of science festival - Aperitifs with science; May 15th at 6pm conference by I Cieli di Brera; Competition: "The Universe at school - Calvino among the stars"; Rock’n’science podcast by Ilaria Arosio - Supermassive Black Hole - To find out more download the pdf on the side    immagine icona documento pdf

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  • 05/21/2024 - X-rays from an exhaust vent of the galactic center - MediaInaf - Observing the of the center of our galaxy, is visible what appears to be a "drain mouth" connected to a chimney from which hot gas comes out from a nearby region of the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy. The "vent" is located about 700 light years from the center of the galaxy and Gabriele Ponti of INAF in Brera, co-author of the study, describes it to Media Inaf - Read the whole story on MediaInaf

  • 27/04/2024 - Einstein Probe opens its eyes to the X-ray sky - MediaInaf - Observed some celestial objects already known and a new transient - Luigi Piro and our researcher Giancarlo Ghirlanda are "appointed scientists" for ESA’s participation in the mission - Read all story: MediaInaf

  • 04/24/2024 - A magnetar lights up the Cigar galaxy - MediaInaf - Giant flare in M82. News of the discovery in Nature journal - Among the authors are our researchers Paolo D’Avanzo and Sergio Campana and our PhD students Matteo Ferro and Riccardo Brivio - Read on MediaInaf

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