Astronomy: Hot gas around the Galaxy

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Abstract

An extended system of highly ionized gas clouds that surrounds the Milky Way has been detected. This gas may be part of the original matter from which our Galaxy and its nearest neighbours formed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)708
Number of pages1
JournalNature
Volume421
Issue number6924
DOIs
StatePublished - 13 Feb 2003

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