But Dekel suggests that the Great Attractor
wins the tug-of-war, since the region between our galaxy and Perseus-Pisces lacks mass.
Galaxies fall toward or away from one another in this landscape; the Milky Way and many others seem to be moving toward the Great Attractor
, a dense region in the vicinity of the Centaurus, Norma, and Hydra clusters about 160 million light-years away.
In August 2007, Dr Woudt spent three days at the Astronomy Department at the University of Kyoto (JP) on a working visit to Dr Takahiro Nagayama, as part of a collaborative South African / Japanese research project on mapping the Great Attractor
at near-infrared wavelengths.
That's greater than the Virgo-induced velocity, which the astronomers put at 185 km/s, but less than the speed toward the Great Attractor
and the Shapley Concentration, which amounts to 455 km/s.
The Great Attractor
region is a large flat bottom gravitational valley with a sphere of attraction that extends across the Laniakea Supercluster.
Coarse anglers who visit the NW shop at Grassholme specifically to buy Magic Dust swear by this product as a great attractor
to lure the roach close to their main bait.
Just how difficult it is to grasp the bigger picture was recently brought home to us when a group of astronomers announced that they had discovered what they called "The Great Attractor
." This is a huge structure composed of many galaxies that is exerting a strong attraction on our galaxy and therefore on our solar system and on the planet on which we live.
Chopped worm is a great attractor
and all species will take this bait, but it must be fed properly via the pole cup.
Galaxies, like hurricanes, usually self-organize in highly visible spiral-attractors, and the biggest thing in the universe seen so far is the wall of galaxies given the Texan designation 'The Great Attractor
' (because it pulls in everything around).
The "great attractor
" for traditional religion is immortality--the burning wish not to perish at death.
Selective disinhibition(31) is primarily an individual link between alcohol and violence, and the "great attractor
" notions(32) is primarily an environmental link.
And the great attractor
, a vast mass toward which the Milky Way and many other nearby galaxies seem headed, apparently doesn't exist (145: 271).
Our Local Group is moving toward what's called the Great Attractor
, a dense collection in the vicinity of the Centaurus, Norma, and Hydra clusters about 160 million light-years away.
First discovered in the 1970s, (http://www.universetoday.com/113150/what-is-the-great-attractor/) the Great Attractor
is a mysterious gravitational force pulling the Milky Way and thousands of galaxies toward it at incredible speed.
This was repeated a third time and I was tempted to change my spinner but as the copper mepps was such a favourite I decided to try a smaller version in the exact design knowing that the number two copper mepps was an equally great attractor