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Andromeda Galaxy and Star Birth

In a recent study, Astronomers took over 8,000 images of 2,753 star clusters, covering 61,600 light years across and containing 117,000,000 stars in the Andromeda Galaxy (M31). Needless to say, it was a pretty big picture. The width of the picture spanned across 362,123,322,988,110,236 miles. However, that’s not an entirely comprehensive picture of the Andromeda Galaxy. It’s pretty darn impressive though, but the Andromeda Galaxy is 220,000 light years across, so this sample is only a little more than
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What’s the Closest Galaxy to Us

Here in the Milky Way Galaxy, we take up our fair share of the space in the Universe. But, what’s the closest galaxy to us here in the Milky Way? What’s the Closest Galaxy to Us? Our next door neighbor, the Andromeda Galaxy! The Andromeda Galaxy (M31) is a spiral galaxy and the most massive galaxy in our Local Group of galaxies. Our Local Group of galaxies is made up of roughly 46 galaxies, most of which
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