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Nearby Dwarf Galaxy and Possible Protogalaxy Discovered

January 11, 2013

astronomy graphic Peering deep into the dim edges of a distorted pinwheel galaxy in the constellation Ursa Major (the Great Bear), astronomers at Case Western Reserve University and their colleagues have discovered a faint dwarf galaxy and another possible young dwarf caught before it had a chance to form any stars. Full Story

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