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Puzzling Milky Way Companion Found

June 7th, 2012 § in Universe

Astronomers have spotted a faint cluster of stars in or near our galaxy, but they’re not sure what to call the grouping. The star clump is a companion to our galaxy. It could be an object known as a dwarf galaxy. Or it might be a globular cluster, one of more than 100 that [...]