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Mysterious object at the centre of the Milky Way may be a new STAR

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Mysterious object at the centre of the Milky Way may be a new STAR: Experts discount claims G2 phenomenon is a cloud University of Cologne scientists say G2 cloud is actually a star The object was found orbiting the Milky Way's core in 2002 It was thought to be a cloud of gas orbiting the supermassive black hole But the team says it is too compact to be a cloud of gas Studying the object could reveal how black holes 'feed' on Mysterious object at the centre of the Milky Way may be a new STAR: Experts discount claims G2 phenomenon is a cloud University of Cologne scientists say G2 cloud is actually a star The object was found orbiting the Milky Way's core in 2002 It was thought to be a cloud of gas orbiting the supermassive black hole But the team says it is too compact to be a cloud of gas Studying the object could reveal how black holes 'feed' on material