Douglas Finkbeiner, a professor of astronomy and physics at Harvard University, Meng Su, a Pappalardo Fellow and an Einstein Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Dmitry Malyshev, a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University, write about newly discovered lobes that stretch tens of thousands of light-years above and below the Milky Way’s disk.
This article was published in the July 2014 edition of Scientific American.
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