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January 11, 2001 12:30 PM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2001-03

'Death Spiral' Around a Black Hole Yields Tantalizing Evidence of an Event Horizon

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Image: Signature of Piece of Matter Falling into Black Hole Cygnus XR-1

Signature of Piece of Matter Falling into Black Hole Cygnus XR-1

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Object Name: Cygnus XR-1

Image Type: Illustration

Credit: Ann Feild (STScI)

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Montage Image: Ultraviolet Light Signature of Dying Pulse Train Seen Near Event Horizon Image Type: Illustration Ultraviolet Light Signature of Dying Pulse Train Seen Near Event HorizonPRC2001-03

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