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10 Facts About the Milky Way - Universe Today


The Milky Way Galaxy is an immense and very interesting place. Not only does it measure some 100000–120000 light-years in diameter, it is home to planet.

Milky Way Facts: Facts about the Milky Way Galaxy - The Planets


The Milky Way is the galaxy which contains our solar system. ... Edwin Hubble proved that the Milky Way is in fact just one of billions of galaxies in the universe.

Milky Way Galaxy: Facts About Our Galactic Home - Space.com


Feb 22, 2013 ... The Milky Way is a barred spiral galaxy, about a hundred light-years across. We live on one of its minor spurs, the Orion Arm.

Milky Way Facts - Soft Schools


The Milky Way is one of many galaxies that lie in the universe. This galaxy is a spiral or whirl shape and home to our planet and Sun. Earth is actually situated in  ...

Top 10 things you never knew about the Milky Way | Top 10 Facts ...


May 24, 2015 ... May 25 is celebrated as Towel Day by fans of Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy, so here are some facts about our Milky ...

10 Mind-Bending Facts About The Milky Way Galaxy - Listverse


Nov 24, 2013 ... The Milky Way is what's known as a barred spiral galaxy—it's shaped like a spiral with a straight bar across its center. About two-thirds of the ...

BBC - Universe - Milky Way (pictures, video, facts & news)


Watch videos from BBC programmes that are full of facts about the Milky Way galaxy and presented by easy-to-understand experts such as Patrick Moore.

Milky Way Galaxy - AmazingSpace -


What are Fast Facts? ... The Milky Way Galaxy is home to our solar system. ... The solar system is located within the Milky Way Galaxy on a branch called the ...

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Aug 24, 2015 ... 10 interesting facts about The Milky Way. Our spiral galaxy. If you are interested in the wonders of the Universe, as planets, stars, black holes, ...
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Nov 3, 2015 ... In this mysterious universe video, we are going to take you through a journey across the milky way galaxy (the galaxy in this entire universe ...
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The Milky Way is the galaxy that contains our Solar System. Its name "milky" is derived from its appearance as a dim glowing band arching across the night sky  ... More »
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Milky Way Galaxy Facts - Space Facts


The Milky Way Galaxy is our home galaxy in the universe. It is a fairly typical barred spiral with four major arms in its disk, at least one spur, and a newly ...

50 Amazing Facts about the Milky Way - Random Facts


Sep 16, 2014 ... In fact, the word “galaxy” is from the Greek word for milk.<sup>c</sup>; Origin of the Milky Way The ancient Greeks believed the Milky Way was formed by ...

ESA - Space for Kids - Our Universe - The Milky Way


We live in one of the arms of a large spiral galaxy called the Milky Way. The Sun and its planets (including Earth) lie in this quiet part of the galaxy, about half ...