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Is the Milky Way Doomed to be Destroyed by Galactic Bombardment? Probably Not, Study Says
August 31, 2009
As scientists attempt to learn more about how galaxies evolve, an open question has been whether collisions with our dwarf galactic neighbors will one day tear apart the disk of the Milky Way. That grisly fate is unlikely, a new study now suggests.
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