- The Milky Way is not as static as we once thought it was, scientists say.
- Our galaxy is being actively pulled on by the LMC, a satellite galaxy hanging out nearby.
- Future research could tell us how what the future holds for the Milky Way.
The Milky Way, our home in the cosmos, has been presented to us as a relatively calm spinning spiral. The model for other galaxies to follow, perhaps, as it appears to perfectly proportioned and stable. However, new research is revealing that assumption to be…