MARK GARLICK / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MARK GARLICK / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Milky Way, artwork. The Milky Way is the galaxy that contains the Solar System. From Earth, the Milky Way appears as a pale band of light crossing the sky, made up of millions of stars. Dark lanes of dust block some of the light from the central regions.
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