A jet emanating from galaxy M87 can be seen in this July 6, 2000, photo taken by the Hubble Space Telescope. J.A. Biretta, Hubble Heritage Team/NASA hide caption toggle caption J.A. Biretta, Hubble Heritage Team/NASA 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Are We About To See A Black Hole? September 21, 2017 A project called the Event Horizon Telescope is analyzing data taken earlier this year using interferometry — and we may be remarkably close to "seeing" a black hole, says astrophysicist Adam Frank.