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8 hours ago, James Thomas Rook Jr. said:

... actually, the "collision" will for the most part be one galaxy passing through another., and deforming both into new shapes by the gravitational pull, as it happens.

The perfect time to look for another inhabitable planet, jump off and take a ride to, you know, expand our horizons.

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1 hour ago, JW Insider said:

The perfect time to look for another inhabitable planet, jump off and take a ride to, you know, expand our horizons.

Or, just drop over into another Multiverse, in the extremely rare case that two solar systems collide, and disrupt the systems'  planetary orbits. The advantage is that it can be done with ones' transporter belt, and the 'quivalent of a 9 volt transistor radio battery.

uh ... assuming, of course that you HAVE a transporter belt ....

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