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Andromeda: Our Sister Galaxy

Mario Livio | Posted 03.23.2015 | Science
Mario Livio

By measuring very precisely the motion of the Andromeda galaxy relative to the Milky Way, astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope were able to determine in 2012 that the Milky Way and Andromeda are destined for a head-on collision in about 4 billion years.

New Artist Reviews: Klassik

Morena Duwe | Posted 03.14.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

The art of hip hop has always been a powerful way to convey the duality of human existence. From gangster rap to rhythmic flow-etry and everything in between, hip hop is meant to carry a strong message, whatever that message may be. Emerging from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, comes a fresh breath of hip hop in R&B soulster, Klassik.

WATCH: Milky Way Gets 'Cannibalized' By Nearby Galaxy

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 09.22.2014 | Science

Scientists have long known that the nearby galaxy Andromeda and our own Milky Way galaxy will collide in four to five billion years, but now a new com...

WATCH: Just How Big IS The Universe?

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 03.24.2014 | Science

The universe is really, really big. How big? Well, if you sent a text message to the nearest galaxy, Andromeda, it would take 2.5 million years to get...

LOOK: Awesome New View Of Nearby Galaxy

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 01.29.2013 | Science

In this amazing new view of the Andromeda galaxy, taken by the the Herschel Space Observatory, "cool lanes of forming stars," where many new heavenly ...

Space Agency Predicts Date Of World-Ending Galactic Smash-Up

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 06.01.2012 | Science

WASHINGTON -- Don't worry about when the world as we know it might end. NASA has calculated that our entire Milky Way galaxy will crash into a neighbo...

Stage Door: Pants on Fire's Metamorphoses, Baby Wants Candy

Fern Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Fern Siegel

Silly, wild and occasionally inspired, Baby Wants Candy is a reminder of how scary and amazing improvisation can be.