XMM-Newton Snaps Stunning X-ray Portraits of Milky Way’s Central Region

New images from ESA’s XMM-Newton X-ray Observatory reveal some of the most intense processes taking place at the hearth of our Milky Way Galaxy. The bright, point-like sources that stand out across the image above trace binary stellar systems in which one of the stars has reached the end of its life, evolving into a [...] —> Read More