Jet black: ‘little’ black holes emulate their supergiant siblings

Jet activity in radio galaxy mirrors that of the far larger Messier 87 galaxy.

A close up of the jets
Highest resolution image of Centaurus A obtained with the Event Horizon Telescope on top of a color composite image of the entire galaxy. Credit: R. Bors; ESO/WFI; MPIfR/ESO/APEX/A. Weiß et al.; NASA/CXC/CfA/R. Kraft et al.; EHT/M. Janßen et al.