View Full Version : How do Hypervelocity Stars End up Breaking The Speed Limit?

2013-Jun-04, 02:10 PM
The Sun is racing through the Galaxy at a speed that is 30 times greater than a space shuttle in orbit (clocking in at 220 km/s with respect to the galactic center). Most stars within the Milky Way travel at a relatively similar speed. But certain stars are definitely breaking the stellar speed limit. About [...]

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