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Collision of galaxies creates a star factory – video

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Thu 23 May, AT 15:31

Scientists say watching huge collision 11 billion light years away is like finding the 'missing link'

'Cosmic blast' could explain radiation spike in Middle Ages

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Mon 21 Jan, AT 12:56

Scientists believe an 8th Century collision in the Milky Way could explain radioactive carbon in ancient trees

Scientists baffled by huge black hole discovered in tiny galaxy

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Thu 29 Nov, AT 15:17

'This is a really oddball galaxy,' says astronomer of findings that might force revolution in galaxy evolution theories

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Milky Way v Andromeda: what happens when galaxies collide?

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Fri 1 Jun, AT 15:34

Nasa confirms that our galaxy is doomed to crash into Andromeda... in just four billion years

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Milky Way is the colour of 'spring snow after sunrise'

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Thu 12 Jan, AT 14:10

Astronomers determine the precise colour of our galaxy is not milk but a fine-grained snow