The Milky Way Ate the 'Sausage Galaxy' and We've Found the Crumbs

Researchers found remnants from the Milky Way's meal from 10 billion years ago of galaxy Gaia-Enceladus, or the 'Sausage Galaxy.' The ages of the red and blue stars shed light on how our galaxy formed, according to the study using data from ESA's Gaia spacecraft.
Published: 6:18 AM EDT July 23, 2019
Updated: 3:59 PM EDT July 22, 2019