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Three Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxies Are Found to Rotate

28 Jul 2021, 01:10 UTC
Three Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxies Are Found to Rotate

ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2

An international team of astrophysicists has discovered the presence of transverse rotation in three dwarf spheroidal galaxies, a very faint type of galaxies and difficult to observe, which are orbiting round the Milky Way; this helps to trace their evolutionary history.

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