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11.27.16
Massive galaxy cluster found 'hiding' behind the Milky Way
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Massive galaxy cluster found 'hiding' behind the Milky Way

The Vela supercluster could help explain how our own galaxy group moves.

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10.30.16
Humanity's corner of the Milky Way may be larger than expected
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Humanity's corner of the Milky Way may be larger than expected

The galactic arm we live in could be several times bigger than previously thought.

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10.25.16
ICYMI: Treat all your wine right with a $1,500 fridge
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ICYMI: Treat all your wine right with a $1,500 fridge

A smart wine gadget can teach you about your booze and keep it at the correct temperature.

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07.26.16
Milky Way's spinning 'halo' helps reveal how galaxy formed
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Milky Way's spinning 'halo' helps reveal how galaxy formed

The super-hot gas surrounding our galaxy is rotating almost as fast as we are.

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06.10.16
A third of the world can no longer see the Milky Way
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A third of the world can no longer see the Milky Way

Thanks to light pollution, one in three of us can’t see the galaxy anymore.

By C. Low,   06.10.16
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06.07.16
Listen to the sounds of the Milky Way galaxy's oldest stars
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Listen to the sounds of the Milky Way galaxy's oldest stars

Scientists have created 'music' from the oscillations of stars 13 billion years old.

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