This undated image shows an artist’s impression of the Milky Way. (Xiaodian Chen/Chinese Academy of Sciences via AP)

This undated image shows an artist’s impression of the Milky Way. (Xiaodian Chen/Chinese Academy of Sciences via AP)

Our Milky Way galaxy is truly warped, at least around edges

Researchers say the spiral pattern is likely caused by the spinning force of the inner disc of stars.

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