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A merger between the infant Milky Way and a smaller galaxy has been detected with the help of a new theoretical model, providing evidence that our galaxy is a barred-spiral galaxy.
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The Milky Way is spinning much faster and has 50 per cent more mass than previously believed, increasing the chance of a collision with another galaxy, say astronomers.
The world’s biggest atom-smasher, now close to completion at the CERN laboratory near Geneva, is a study in big numbers.
The extra dimensions key to the mind-boggling concept of the universe called string theory might actually be measurable, according to U.S. researchers.