Is Dark Energy Pushing Our Galaxy Somewhere?

If dark energy is pushing our Galaxy in a known and straight line, then where is it pushing us to? What kind of force is driving the dark energy and where is it taking us to? Or is there a force that is drawing dark energy to it, and we are just trapped within it?

Image credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab

Dark energy isn't pushing our Galaxy in a specific direction; it's responsible for the expansion of the space between all objects in space which are not tied to each other by gravity.

So, for instance, dark energy doesn't influence...

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