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Captain, dark energy sensor readings show dwarf galaxies orbiting the Milky Way

Trevor_Pott Gold badge

Re: 500 stars a galaxy?

http://www.fcaglp.unlp.edu.ar/CGGE/Eng/gcdg_obj.html

http://www.gemini.edu/node/247

http://www.phy.duke.edu/~kolena/hou/clusters.htm

http://mydarksky.org/2008/04/04/a-globular-cluster-turns-galaxy/

These provide some basic info for the layman. The best info, however, will be found by searching Google Scholar for articles related to astrophysics classification. Look at dark matter concentration as a means of classification specifically, it's rather interesting.

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