Entire Star Cluster Thrown Out of its Galaxy

April 30, 2014 5:22 PM

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Entire Star Cluster Thrown Out of its Galaxy

Published by Klaus Schmidt on Wed Apr 30, 2014 2:13 pm via: CfA

Cambridge, MA – The galaxy known as M87 has a fastball that would be the envy of any baseball pitcher. It has thrown an entire star cluster toward us at more than two million miles per hour. The newly discovered cluster, which astronomers named HVGC-1, is now on a fast journey to nowhere. Its fate: ...

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