If you follow the link you will find an artist’s rendition a recent discovery of a new star and its planet-forming cloud being pulled towards the black hole at the centre of our galaxy. I did not know that our own black hole has a name “Sagittarius A.

The tidal forces from the black hole are strong enough to strip gas away from the star but not strong enough to pull the star itself apart” -Dr Ruth Murray-Clay Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics