Galaxy crash sparks large spiral
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Galaxy crash sparks large spiral

Long Beach : CA : USA | Jan 10, 2013 at 9:38 PM PST
Source: BBC
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A team was looking through data from the Galaxy Evolution Explorer (Galex) satellite for star-forming regions around a galaxy called NGC 6872. But they were shocked to see a vast swathe of ultraviolet light from young stars, indicating that the galaxy is actually big enough to accommodate five of our... FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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