Tag Archives: galaxy

Andromeda: Born out of a Massive Collision? *see the video!

“Was the Andromeda Galaxy, the largest and most massive galaxy in our local neighborhood, shaped into its current structure due to a monstrous collision over 6 billion years ago? According to a new study by some French astronomers, the answer is oui.”  The Bad Astronomer

There’s nothin’ like galactic collision and billion year time spans to make your problems seem manageable, huh?



Closest Galaxy to the Milky Way – Hint: Not Andromeda

Did you know our galaxy is dining on another galaxy as we speak, and that we’re closer to IT’S core than we are the Milky Way’s core?  Check it out… -Luke

Closest Galaxy to the Milky Way | Universe Today.

AND….If you ever get lost in your interstellar travel….grab a handy map of the galaxy.   For the love of god, don’t rely on Mapquest….   -Luke


Giant Bubbles Found in Space

Check out this recent Milky Way finding…Talk about a fashion statement!  I’m hoping they discover  something blue and…maybe orange next…  Come on, don’t tell me you haven’t thought the milky way could use a make-over…. ok, maybe I’m the only one   -Luke

Giant Bubbles Found in Space : Discovery News – StumbleUpon.