TED: Andrea Ghez, The hunt for a supermassive black hole

With new data from the Keck telescopes, Andrea Ghez shows how state-of-the-art adaptive optics are helping astronomers understand our universe’s most mysterious objects: black holes. She shares evidence that a supermassive black hole may be lurking at the center of the Milky Way.

 

CC LicenceCopyright TED Conferences LLC. Embedded on the MathsCareers site under a Creative Commons Licence.

 

Related Links

TED: Ideas worth spreading
Riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world.