Earlier this week we were graced with the first-ever direct image of a black hole. More than 200 researchers contributed to the effort (however only 40 of whom were women). The black hole is at the center of Messier 87 galaxy, about 55 million light years away. It’s truly an incredible feat.
And it’s also been truly incredible for the meme economy. Wasting almost no time, the wonderful people of the internet were quick to meme the image. Here, we’ve collected the best ones we could find for your consumption. Enjoy!
The internet was made for cats. This is not up for debate.
I somehow think she’s okay with it.
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I guess it makes sense that they wouldn’t have those lines in space.
Now you’re thinking with portals!
To be fair, he seems to have infinite… Something. And it’s certainly a hole that consumes everything in front of it.
You do not want to look at this black hole.
I always knew that cats ruled the universe!
Made you look!
We had to see this one, so now you do too. We’re sorry. (Sort of.)