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Thread: Wow! Gas Bridge In The Milky Way Stretches 2.6 Million Light-Years Across

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    Wow! Gas Bridge In The Milky Way Stretches 2.6 Million Light-Years Across

    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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    In the Milky way??

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

    Bit of a title fail.
    See: 'The God Kit' -- 'The Brigadier And The Pit' -- Carl N Graham -- Sci-fi blog: The Alien Reporter

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