This week in science

NASA InSight shutting down and more: Understand the world through 9 images

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NASA announced the week of May 11–18 that it will shut down its Mars InSight lander, and scientists saw our galaxy’s black hole for the first time.

Here are the week’s biggest science stories, told in 9 incredible images.

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