Monday, August 25, 2014

Fact of the Day: Mega-Galaxy

From what we can predict, in about four billion years our Milky Way galaxy will collide with the nearby Andromeda Galaxy. Since most of the stars are so far spread out, most of them would never collide with each other as the two galaxies merge into one. 

22 comments:

  1. 4 billion years. Good job I won't be around then!!

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  2. I'll probably be dead by then.

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  3. Damn it would be so cool to be around when this happens!

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  4. Four billion years... See, now I want to live forever.

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  5. Well, I won't be around to see it, that's all I know.

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  6. Wow, better get to living life lol

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  7. I will never understand anything about galaxies and light years and all that vocabulary ( It is far from my conception of ideas) Kisses:)

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  8. Goodness, that's a long time away.

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  9. Four billion years from now? Well, at least I won't be around to see that.

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  10. Fascinating! You always find the most interesting things to post.

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  11. I hope they cryogenically freeze me so my head-in-a-glass-jar can witness this grand event.

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  12. One thing I do not have to worry about. Thanks for dropping by today.

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  13. Well that is certainly something we don't have to worry about.

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  14. Stunning fact ! I am fascinated by space :)

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  15. I believe this was discussed on Cosmos.

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  16. Whoa....this is an amazing fact

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  17. I'll let you know how it turns out in about 4 billion years I should still be kicking by then

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