We may very well be able to travel outside of the
Milky Way at some point many, many decades in the
future, but it is near impossible (nothing is
impossible!) that will happen anytime soon.
Andromeda is approximately 2.2million light years
away from Earth. Assuming we can travel at the
speed of light, it would take about 2 million
years to reach the Andromeda. Currently,the top
speed the space shuttle can reach is around 280
miles/second while the speed of light is around
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