<p>The dwarf galaxy LEDA 677373 has plentiful gas reservoirs yet refuses to form stars—probably because the nearby spiral galaxy Messier 83 steals enough gas from the smaller galaxy to quench its star formation.</p>

Starway Robbery

The dwarf galaxy LEDA 677373 has plentiful gas reservoirs yet refuses to form stars—probably because the nearby spiral galaxy Messier 83 steals enough gas from the smaller galaxy to quench its star formation.

Photograph by ESA/Hubble & NASA

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