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The Most Likely Spots for Life in the Milky Way

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Gas distribution around galaxies

The simulation used for the study maps out the distribution of gas, which provides fuel for stars and material for planets. It includes the Milky Way (MW) and Andromeda (M31) galaxies.

Credit: K. Riebe/CLUES Project

Our home galaxy isn't as hospitable to life as you might think.

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