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Message 3553 - Posted: 28 May 2008, 17:15:32 UTC

http://space.newscientist.com/article/dn13997-milky-ways-mass-is-drastically-reduced.html

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Message 3630 - Posted: 1 Jun 2008, 8:12:18 UTC

"What you see depends on the particular streams that happen to have fallen in to our galaxy," he told New Scientist. "I'm pretty sure this is unlikely to be the final word."

I think the last paragraph is the most accurate

Isn't the scientific method all about not being irrefutable?

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Message 46918 - Posted: 2 Apr 2011, 6:33:17 UTC - in response to Message 3630.

How much of this is from MW@Home? Does the finding from here support the smaller Galaxy theory?


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