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View Full Version : ‘Stealth Merger’ of Dwarf Galaxies Seen in New Images



Fraser
2012-Feb-13, 10:00 PM
Space may be vast, but accidents can still happen, like when galaxies “collide,” usually resulting in the smaller one having its stars scattered by the larger one. New high-resolution images of*two dwarf galaxies merging together*have now been obtained by astronomers, providing a more detailed look at something which could only barely be seen before. While [...]

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