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
Dec 3, 2014 ... 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 ...
This map shows the full extent of the Milky Way galaxy - a spiral galaxy of at least
two hundred billion stars. Our Sun is buried deep within the Orion Arm about ...
Aug 24, 2015 ... Because we dwell within the Milky Way Galaxy, it is impossible for us to take a
picture of its spiral structure from the outside. But we do know ...
We often point to the fact that we can "manufacture" cells in a laboratory, so how hard could it really be for life to spring up in the right conditions? Unfortunately, until we actually make contact with a people not of this world, or at least begin to fully understan... More »
Our solar system is located in the outer reaches of the Milky Way Galaxy, which is
a spiral galaxy. The Milky Way Galaxy contains roughly 200 billion stars.
Aug 11, 2015 ... 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 ...
Feb 22, 2013 ... The Milky Way galaxy is most significant to humans because it is home sweet
home. But when it comes down to it, our galaxy is a typical barred ...
The name of our galaxy is the Milky Way. Our Sun and all of the stars that you see
at night belong to the Milky Way. When you go outside on a dark night and ...
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 ...