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Curious Andromeda structure puzzles scientists

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What's going on around Andromeda? Curious structure puzzles scientists. (via The Christian Science Monitor)

Thirteen dwarf galaxies are playing a cosmic-scale game of Ring Around Andromeda, forming an enormous structure astronomers have never seen before and are hard-pressed to explain with current theories of how galaxies form and evolve. According to current theories, the small galaxies, which contain…


 


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Avatar of magix Posted by on January 5, 2013. Filed under Science. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry
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