Our home galaxy is right on the border of a void so vast it's hard to picture. To get a better idea of its shape and size, a team of astronomers has mapped out the edges of this extragalactic emptiness, and calculated just how much gravitational influence it has on the Milky Way...
Continue Reading Map of nothing: Astronomers size up the vast void next door to the Milky Way

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University of Hawaii


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