New Dwarf Galaxy Moves In Next to Milky WayPDFPrintE-mail
Tuesday, 31 July 2007 19:42

“And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity the sea and the waves roaring;”
—Luke 21:25

A galactic tourist has drifted from its hometown into the neighborhood of the Milky Way, marking the first clear evidence of a dwarf galaxy entering the so-called Local Group of galaxies.