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Twitter Web Client : The early days of the #MilkyWay revealed

A study, published today in Nature Astronomy, led by researchers from the IAC Astrofísica puts a sequence to the events which gave rise to our Galaxy.

More info.: bit.ly/2JX5oB6

🎞️ Credit: Gabriel Pérez Díaz, SMM (IAC)

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