Free Astronomy Magazine May-June 2021

THE FREE MULTIMEDIA MAGAZINE THAT KEEPS YOU UPDATED ON WHAT IS HAPPENING IN SPACE Bi -monthly magazine of sc ient i f i c and techni cal informat ion ✶ May-June 2021 ✶ ✶ Ingenuity’s first flight Magnetic fields at the edge of M87’s black hole imaged Solar System’s most distant known object confirmed • The earliest supermassive black hole and quasar in the Universe • New atmosphere forming on a rocky exoplanet • Shining a new light on dark energy • How to measure the relativistic jet of M87 • Six-exoplanet system challenges theories of how planets form