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    Bubbles of Energy Discovered at Center of Our Galaxy

    I would have said Milky Way, but didn't want to mislead anyone into thinking of the candy bar

    http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/10/sc...R_HP_LO_MST_FB



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    Re: Bubbles of Energy Discovered at Center of Our Galaxy



    Very cool stuff. Why is it, all of the awesome is elsewhere but here. =)



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    Re: Bubbles of Energy Discovered at Center of Our Galaxy

    “Wow,” said David Spergel, an astrophysicist at Princeton who was not involved in the work.
    Has there ever been a better random quote in a news article?


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    Re: Bubbles of Energy Discovered at Center of Our Galaxy

    A video demonstrating the concept can be found here:

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpB3ME_Xem0]YouTube - Blaze Saddle - CAMPFIRE SCENE[/ame]


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    Re: Bubbles of Energy Discovered at Center of Our Galaxy

    “Dark matter has been there billions of years,” Dr. Finkbeiner explained. “If something has been going on for billions of years, you wouldn’t expect a sharp edge.”
    I vouch for that.

    Old Champagne bubbles anyone?


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