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Astronomers see the Milky Way eating one of its own

19 Oct 2020, 13:00 UTC
Astronomers see the Milky Way eating one of its own ESA/Hubble & NASA Acknowledgment: Gilles Chapdelaine

The globular cluster M92 is a gorgeous example of its kind. A roughly spherical ball of hundreds of thousands of stars held together by their mutual gravity, it's one of about 160 such that orbit the Milky Way.

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