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NASA finds there are fewer galaxies than first thought, leaving the possibility we’re alone in the universe – Fox News

A mission from NASA has discovered there may be a lot fewer galaxies than initially believed, opening up the possibility humanity is alone in the universe.

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A mission from NASA has discovered there may be a lot fewer galaxies than initially believed, opening up the possibility humanity is alone in the universe.
The New Horizons mission, which yielded the first close-up photos of Pluto, provided enough data for scientists to make the determination that it’s likely the number of galaxies is in the hundreds of billions, rather than 2 trillion, as initially believed. 
“It’s an important number to know  how many galaxies are there?” the study’s lead author,…

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