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A giant cloud of hydrogen gas is racing towards a collision with the Milky Way, astronomers have announced.

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Dubbed “Smith’s Cloud”, it may set off spectacular fireworks when it smacks into our galaxy in 20-40 million years.

From the “not to get too dramatic about it or anything” BBC on January 12, 2008.

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