Astronomers Discover 11 Runaway Galaxies

Dr Igor Chilingarian of Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and his colleague, Dr Ivan Zolotukhin of the L’Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planetologie in Toulouse, France, have discovered eleven runaway compact elliptical galaxies. The astronomers initially set out to identify new members of a class of galaxies called compact ellipticals. These objects are bigger than [...] —> Read More