View Full Version : Stream of Hydrogen Connects the Milky Way and the Magellanic Clouds

2008-Feb-06, 12:10 AM
If you live in the southern hemisphere, the Magellanic Clouds are a familiar sight. These are the closest, brightest examples of dwarf galaxies we can see from the Milky Way. Radio astronomers have discovered a tenuous stream of hydrogen connecting our galaxy together with the Magellanic Clouds. This stream will help astronomers calculate the motion [...]

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