Scientists Say 2 Galaxies Collided and Now They’re ‘Dying’

Although it’s difficult to imagine, many galaxies in the universe have collided with another one at some point. Like two unthinkably huge, swirling saw blades made of planets and stars, they sometimes meet and commence mutual shredding. Now, a team of astrophysicists says it’s spotted a “dying” galaxy, which was likely formed, and mortally wounded, by one such collision.

Scientists Say 2 Galaxies Collided and Now They’re ‘Dying’

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