This animation zooms in on the centre of the Milky Way using images taken by the Chandra X-ray Observatory. It ends with an artist's conception of the galaxy's central black hole, Sgr A*, and a disc of matter that undergoes a flare as it falls into the hole (Courtesy of NASA/CXC) More: http://space.newscientist.com/article/dn13193
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