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  galaxy | English | Dictionary & Translation by Babylon
Most galaxies are several thousand to several hundred thousand light-years in diameter and are usually separated from one another by distances on the order of millions of light-years.
The smallest galaxies are the dwarf irregular galaxies and the dwarf elliptical galaxies.
Galaxies are held to one another in associations known as clusters of galaxies, and there are clusters of clusters too.
www.babylon.com /definition/galaxy   (395 words)

  
  Galaxy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Most galaxies are several thousand to several hundred thousand light years in diameter and are usually separated from one another by distances on the order of millions of light years.
Galaxies that emit high-energy radiation in the form of x-rays are classified as Seyfert galaxies, quasars and blazars.
Active galaxies that emit radio frequencies from relativistic jets erupting from the core are classified as Radio galaxies.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Galaxy   (2617 words)

  
 Galaxy - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Intergalactic space, the space between galaxies, is a near vacuum with an average density of less than one atom per cubic meter of gas or dust.
A new type of galaxy, Ultra Compact Dwarf Galaxies was discovered in 2003 by Dr Michael Drinkwater of the University of Queensland et al.
In the 1970s it was realized that the total visible mass of galaxies (from stars and gas) does not properly account for the speed of the rotating gas, thus leading to the postulation of dark matter.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Galaxy   (1455 words)

  
 Galaxy - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The oldest galaxy yet found was discovered in 2004 by scientists at Caltech using the Hubble Space Telescope and the Keck telescopes.
Studies show that the Milky Way Galaxy is moving towards the nearby Andromeda Galaxy at about 130 km/s, and depending upon the lateral movements, the two may collide in about 5–6 billion years.
However, the nebulae were not universally accepted as distant separate galaxies until the matter was settled by Edwin Hubble in the early 1920s using a new telescope.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Galaxy   (2472 words)

  
 ScienceDaily: Galaxy   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As the two galaxies smash together, billions of stars are born, mostly in groups and clusters of...
Galaxy -- A galaxy is a huge gravitationally bound system of stars, interstellar gas and dust, plasma, and (possibly) unseen dark matter.
Galaxy formation and evolution -- The formation of galaxies is still one of the most active research areas in astrophysics; and, to some extent, this is also true for galaxy...
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/Galaxy   (3585 words)

  
 Milky Way Encyclopedia Article @ Gazed.org   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The galaxy's bar is thought to be about 27,000 light years long, running through the center of the galaxy at a 44±10 degree angle to the line between our sun and the center of the galaxy.
In Spanish, the galaxy is sometimes called "Camino de Santiago", "The Road to Santiago ", alluding to the ancient pilgrim road to the town of Santiago de Compostela, in Spain.
Current measurements suggest the Andromeda Galaxy is approaching us at 300 kilometers per second, and that the Milky Way might collide with it in several (3-4) billion years, depending on the importance of unknown lateral components to the galaxies' relative motion.
www.gazed.org /encyclopedia/Milky_Way   (3067 words)

  
 Galaxy info here at en.alfred-hitch-covers.info   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Most galaxies are firm asunder hundred thousand to firm asunder hundred hundred thousand light years in diameter are occasionally separated from singular one more by distances on the symmetry of millions of flashy years.
Despite the prominence of barn ingress spiral galaxies, supreme galaxies in the blow in to be dwarf galaxies.
Clusters of galaxies are usually dominated by a secluded giant elliptical galaxy, which bygone duration tidally destroys its satellite galaxies their mass to its own.
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 Galaxy - Memory Alpha, the Star Trek Wiki
A galaxy is a dense grouping of stars, held together by powerful gravitational attraction.
Because of the extreme distance between galaxies, most of the lifeforms known to science are in our home galaxy, the Milky Way.
There have been limited contacts with objects, forces and life from outside this galaxy, however.
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 Galaxy (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Galaxy (television), the Galaxy Channel operated by British Satellite Broadcasting
Galaxy (videogame), a Galaga clone for the Commodore 64
Galaxy (band), a German progressive rock band from the 1970s
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Galaxy_(disambiguation)   (178 words)

  
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Galaxy express Becks interestDavid Beckham's ambition to finish his career in the USA could arrive sooner than expected after American side Los Angeles Galaxy confirmed their interest in the former England captain.
Most galaxies are scanty billion to scanty hundred billion light years in diameter & are generally separated from single addition by distances on the harmony of millions of sunny years.
Galaxies that emit high-energy radiation in the chop of x-rays are classified as Seyfert galaxies, quasars & blazars.
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 Bio at BlinkBits. Galaxies
Typical galaxies contain 10 million to one trillion (107 to 1012) stars, all orbiting a common center of gravity.
A new set of galaxies, classified as Ultra Compact Dwarf Galaxies, were discovered in 2003 by Michael Drinkwater of the University of Queensland.
In 1999 the Hubble Space Telescope estimated that there were 125 billion galaxies in the universe, and recently with the new camera HST has observed 3000 visible galaxies, which is twice as much as they observed before with the old camera.
www.blinkbits.com /bits/viewforum/galaxies_bio?f=4485   (3218 words)

  
 Style Gala Galaxy - Galaxy
Seen behind a veil of foreground stars which lie within our own galaxy, this face-on Spiral Galaxy ESO 269-57 is about 150 million light-years away and 200,000 light-years across.
Stars are almost always found in collections called galaxies (Greek γαλαξίας, galaxías [masculine noun] - the milky [nebula], Milky Way), together with gas, dust, and 'dark matter'; ~10-20% of a galaxy is composed of stars, gas, and dust.
Hence it may miss the importance of characteristics of galaxies (eg Star Formation Rate).
www.stylegala.org /Galaxy.html   (1234 words)

  
 Galaxy - OneLook Dictionary Search
Galaxy, galaxy : Encarta® World English Dictionary, North American Edition [home, info]
Phrases that include Galaxy: spiral galaxy, radio galaxy, elliptical galaxy, active galaxy, galaxy cluster, more...
Words similar to Galaxy: beetleweed, galax, galaxies, wandflower, cold's foot, extragalactic nebula, galax urceolata, more...
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 Galaxy Hotel
For alternate meanings, see galaxy (disambiguation).'', is about 56,000 light years in diameter and approximately 60 million light years distant.]] A galaxy is a large gravitationally bound system of stars, interstellar gas and dust, unseen dark matter, and possibly dark energy.
Galaxie is a Canadian digital broadcasting service, which offers 45 commercial-free music channels, each devoted to a particular genre of music, for distribution with digital cable or direct broadcast satellite services.
The problem is that while thousands of scientists that study galaxies actually believe the kind of stuff written in the current article, the "esoteric" (spiritual, I'd call it) stuff you wrote about is hardly common belief, not even among any groups of spiritualists, astrologists, clerics of some religion, or anything.
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 Qwika - similar:Dark_energy
The Big Rip is a cosmological hypothesis about the ultimate fate of the Universe, in which the elements of the universe, from galaxies to atoms, are progressively torn apart by the expansion of the universe.
In cosmology, the Hubble expansion is the motion of galaxies away from each other, due to the expansion of the universe.
According to Hubble's Law, the apparent relative velocity of a galaxy with respect to the Earth can be found by multiplying its distance from us by the Hubble constant.
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 Galaxy Encyclopedia Article @ Gazed.org   (Site not responding. Last check: )
From Hungary to the galaxy, Simonyi's goals always high
For other articles with similar names, see Galaxy (disambiguation).
Gazed.org is designed and maintained by Kurt Karr and is hosted by pair Networks.
www.gazed.org /encyclopedia/Galaxy   (2812 words)

  
 Qwika - similar:Antonym
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This article is about the tree and its fruit; for other uses, see Apple (disambiguation).
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 Britain.tv Wikipedia - Galaxy
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The word galaxy derives from the Greek term for our own galaxy, galaxias (γαλαξίας) or kyklos galaktikos meaning "milky circle"?title=for the system’s appearance in the sky.
Galaxies - discussed on BBC Radio 4's "In Our Time"?title=programme
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 Local - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
Local Subgroup, the subgroup of galaxies belonging to the Milky Way system.
This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
If an article link referred you to this title, you might want to go back and fix it to point directly to the intended page.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/l/o/c/Local.html   (154 words)

  
 Broccoli Books Blog » Juvenile Orion
Reviews: Galaxy Angel #4, Juvenile Orion #2, Disgaea 2 #1
Galaxy Angel vol 4 review by Basu Gasu Bakuhatsu
This was added by Broccoli Books, since there was a mention of KAMUI manga in the disambiguation page but no entry.
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