July 2011 – Bully Galaxy Rules the Neighbourhood

Calendar Jul 2011

In general, galaxies can be thought of as "social" — hanging out in groups and frequently interacting. However, this recent NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image highlights how some galaxies appear to be hungry loners. These cosmic oddities have set astronomers on the "case of the missing neighbour galaxies". 

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NASA & ESA

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