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Astronomers find stream of gas--2.6 million light years long
August 7, 2014
Astronomers and students have found a bridge of atomic hydrogen gas 2.6 million light years long between galaxies 500 million light years away. They detected the gas using the William E. Gordon Telescope at the Arecibo Observatory, a radio astronomy facility of the U.S. National Science Foundation sited in Puerto Rico.
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