Our home spiral arm in the Milky Way is less wimpy than thought
Our home in the universeNASA/JPLBy Rebecca BoyleIt’s tricky to map an entire galaxy when you live in one of its arms. But astronomers have made the clearest map yet of the Milky Way – and it turns out that the arm that hosts our solar system is even bigger than previously thought. The idea that the Milky Way is a spiral was first proposed more than...
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