Here is more background about this talented scientist.
Most news outlets are only showing the blurry zoomed in picture of the black hole . Here's the entire zoomed-out image of the black hole and everything it is consuming.
The tiny black spec in this image is 6.5 billion times the size of our sun.
Computer scientist Katie Bouman and her awesome stack of hard drives for #EHTblackhole image data — reminds me of Margaret Hamilton and her Apollo Guidance Computer source code.