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The Milky Way is probably full of dead civilizations

January 2nd, 2021 by

If there are other intelligent civilizations in the Milky Way, they are probably much closer than we are to the galactic center, and fairly young.

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Our galaxy’s supermassive black hole is closer to Earth than we thought

January 2nd, 2021 by

The supermassive black hole hiding in the center of our galaxy is much closer to Earth, about 2,000 light-years closer, than scientists thought.

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On This Day in Space! Jan. 2, 2004: Stardust encounters Comet Wild 2

January 2nd, 2021 by

On Jan. 2, 2004, NASA’s Stardust spacecraft flew by Comet Wild 2 to collect comet dust. See how it happened in our “On This Day In Space” series!

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