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Collision of galaxies ‘formed Andromeda’

November 26th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Astronomers has revealed that Andromeda - the nearest spiral galaxy to the Milky Way- was born when two smaller galaxies collided.An international team, who conducted a computer simulation ... Read more...

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Dancing helps galaxies lose weight!

July 30th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): In an interesting new research, astronomers have determined that dwarf spheroidal galaxies, which contain few stars relative to their total mass, are formed by indulging in a cosmic ... Read more...

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Hubble takes snapshot of colorful star birth region on its 100,000th orbit

August 12th, 2008 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 12 (ANI): In commemoration of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope completing its 100,000th orbit around the Earth, it has taken a snapshot of a colorful and dazzling star birth ... Read more...

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