“Milky Way’s Collision” –Our Solar System May Be Hurled Into Interstellar Space

  “While two billion years is an extremely long time compared to a human lifetime, it is a very short time on cosmic timescales,” said astrophysicist Marius Cautun, with Durham University’s Institute for Computational Cosmology. “The destruction of the Large Magellanic Cloud, as it is devoured by the Milky Way, will wreak havoc with our … Continue reading “Milky Way’s Collision” –Our Solar System May Be Hurled Into Interstellar Space