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Telescope Detects Oldest And Most Distant Known Galaxy

May 6, 2015 | by Stephen Luntz The most distant, and therefore oldest, galaxy ever seen has had its distance confirmed. The discovery gives us our best opportunity yet to learn … Continue reading

May 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Milky Way Galaxy: Facts About Our Galactic Home

by Nola Taylor Redd, SPACE.com Contributor   |   February 22, 2013 11:24am ET The Milky Way galaxy is most significant to humans because it is home sweet home. But when it … Continue reading

May 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Stripped and cast out, the universe’s loneliest galaxies

By Daniel Clery 23 April 2015 2:00 pm Compact elliptical galaxies have always been a conundrum. They look like a galaxy stripped bare: as if a normal elliptical galaxy—the sort that is … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Galactic ‘Missing Link’ Reveals Early Galaxy Formation

by Nola Taylor Redd A star-forming cosmic powerhouse represents the best evidence of how galaxies in the early universe evolve. A dynamic galaxy more than 12.5 billion light-years away is … Continue reading

March 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Testing Einstein’s theory in the galaxy’s toughest neighborhood (Amazing scientific battle)

By Daniel Clery | 4 March 2015 5:00 am Like an Olympic athlete, the general theory of relativity has passed many tests in its century-long career. Its string of successes began in 1915, … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

An Old-looking Galaxy in a Young Universe

ALMA and VLT probe surprisingly dusty and evolved galaxy eso1508 — Science Release A team of astronomers, led by Darach Watson from the University of Copenhagen, used the Very Large … Continue reading

March 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

ALMA Sees Super Stellar Nurseries at Heart of Sculptor Galaxy

Starburst galaxies transmute gas into new stars at a dizzying pace – up to 1,000 times faster than typical spiral galaxies like the Milky Way. To help understand why some … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Researcher shows that black holes do not exist (Non Peer Review Paper)

Sep 24, 2014 by Thania Benios Black holes have long captured the public imagination and been the subject of popular culture, from Star Trek to Hollywood. They are the ultimate … Continue reading

October 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

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