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Image credit: Some of the many thousands of merging galaxies identified within the Galaxy and Mass Assembly (GAMA) survey / Simon Driver and Aaron Robotham, ICRAR

Monster Galaxies Bulk Up by Eating Smaller Neighbors

According to the latest survey targeting on 22,000 galaxies, massive galaxies have ended up in producing their own stars, but begin with gobbling small nearby galaxies instead. In our own galaxy: Milky Way, we still can observe the remains of engulfed galaxies, however, it would take its comeuppance finally, because, […]

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