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2011-01-05 07:50:00

What happens when galaxies crash together? For years, these cosmic collisions have been blamed for triggering violent outbursts at the hearts of galaxies.

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2010-01-04 15:15:00

Astronomers are announcing today that they have discovered 33 pairs of waltzing black holes in distant galaxies.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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