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Fraser
2014-Aug-07, 03:20 PM
How the heck did all that gas get there? Researchers have discovered an astonishing amount of it bridging galaxies, stretching across a stream that is 2.6 million light-years across. This is more than a million light-years longer than a similar stream that was previously found in the Virgo Cluster. “This was totally unexpected,” stated*Rhys Taylor, […]

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PetTastic
2014-Aug-07, 09:28 PM
In the Milky way??

The Milky way is only 100,000 lightyears across. 2.6 million won't fit :)

Bit of a title fail.