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Nature volume 113, page 690 (10 May 1924) | Download Citation

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THE PROBLEM OF THE NEBULA.—The question of the nature of the spirals and other nebulae has been keenly debated for more than a century, and there have been curious pendulum-like oscillations of thought on the subject; the island-universe theory has alternated with the shining-fluid one in public favour.

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