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supermassive black hole at center of Milky Way

The Download: Europe’s ambitious AI Act, and picturing our galaxy’s black hole

—Melissa Heikkila This is the first image of the black hole at the center of our galaxy EHT COLLABORATION It might not look like much, but this blurry orange-and-black picture is the supermassive black hole at the heart of our Milky Way galaxy, which has been pictured for the first time. Although the black hole …

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Minneapolis police used fake social media profiles to surveil Black people

Minneapolis police used fake social media profiles to surveil Black people

“Since 2010, of the 14 individuals that MPD officers have killed, 13 of those individuals were people of color or Indigenous individuals,” the report states. “People of color and Indigenous individuals comprised approximately 42% of the Minneapolis population but comprised 93% of all MPD officer-involved deaths between January 1, 2010, to February 2, 2022.” A …

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