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A galaxy is a gravitationally bound system of stars, stellar remnants, interstellar gas, dust, and ...... Most galaxies in the Universe are gravitationally bound to a number of other galaxies. These...

How Many Galaxies in the Universe - Universe Today

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Our Earth feels like all there is, but we know that it's just a tiny planet in a vast Solar System. And our Solar System is just one member of a vast Milky Way galaxy ...

10 Most Bizarre Galaxies In The Universe - Listverse

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Mar 3, 2014 ... Everyone has seen pictures of galaxies in their elementary school science books, but what you might not know is that not all galaxies are ...

Galaxies, Galaxy Information, Galaxy Facts, News, Photos ... - Science

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Galaxies are sprawling space systems composed of dust, gas, and countless stars. The number of galaxies cannot be counted—the observable universe alone ...

500 Billion --A Universe of Galaxies: Some Older than Milky Way ...

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Jun 10, 2013 ... he Hubble Space Telescope site estimates there are hundreds of billions of galaxies in the universe. A recent German super-computer ...

How many stars are there in the Universe? / Herschel / Space ...

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For the Universe, the galaxies are our small representative volumes, and there are something like 10<sup>11</sup> to 10<sup>12</sup> stars in our Galaxy, and there are perhaps ...

Learning Astronomy.com - Solar System vs. Galaxy vs. Universe!

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What is the difference between the terms: Solar System, Galaxy, and Universe? Answer: Basically SIZE is the biggest distinction. Here are some definitions from ...

How many galaxies are there in the universe? - Sky & Telescope

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Jul 18, 2014 ... Scientists estimate how many galaxies there are in the observable universe by counting up the number of galaxies in a tiny bit of the sky, and ...

What is the largest galaxy in the Universe? - Slate

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Sep 19, 2016 ... You might think this question would be easy to answer. If it's big, it should be pretty straightforward to find, right? Yeah, well, the Universe isn't ...

Hubble image of galaxies in Sculptor implies 100 billion galaxies in ...

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Apr 7, 2016 ... A Hubble photo reveals thousands of galaxies... and that there must be a hundred billion galaxies in the Universe.

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How Many Galaxies Are There? - Space.com

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Apr 1, 2014 ... Astronomers say there are 100 billion to 200 billion galaxies in the universe. But accurately counting the number of galaxies depends on ...

Solar System, Galaxy, Universe - Night Sky Network - NASA

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Many people are not clear about the difference between our Solar System, our Milky Way Galaxy, and the Universe. Let's look at the basics. Our Solar System ...

How do we know how many galaxies are in our universe? | physics ...

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According to the best estimates of astronomers there are at least one hundred billion galaxies in the observable universe. They've counted the galaxies in a ...