The most luminous galaxy ever discovered is cannibalising at least three of its smaller neighbours, study finds

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The galaxy radiates at 350 trillion times the luminosity of the Sun

The most luminous galaxy ever discovered in the universe is stealing a huge amount of mass from its three small neighbours, a new study by scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Univers...

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