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Keck Telescopes Confirm Existence of Faintest, Furthest Galaxy 13 Billion Light Years Away

Faintest galaxy ever captured by scientists

The scientists found the galaxy as it was 13 billion years ago using the WM Keck Observatory on the summit on Mauna Kea in Hawaii. According to Tommaso Treu, professor of physics and astronomy at University of California-Los Angeles, the discovery could be a ... Zee News, 1 day ago

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Metal Content in Early Galaxies Challenges Star Forming Theory

An International team led by scientists at ETH Zurich in Switzerland used the W. M. Keck Observatory to study the role of star formation rates in metal contents of distant galaxies. What they discovered is the amount of metals are very similar, ...
 SpaceRef1 week ago

Vast cluster of galaxies spotted in early universe

Galaxy clusters are commonly observed in the present-day universe and contain some of the oldest and most massive galaxies known. (Reuters) Scientists, including those of Indian-origin, have discovered a vast collection of young galaxies located ...
 Financial Express9 hours ago Vast cluster of young galaxies spotted in early universe  Economic Times7 hours ago

First Light For ESO's VLT Four Laser Guide Star Facility

ESO's Paranal Observatory in Chile hosted an event to mark the first light for the four powerful lasers that form a crucial part of the adaptive optics systems on ESO's Very Large Telescope. Attendees were treated to a spectacular display of ...
 Space Daily3 weeks ago Four Lasers Over Paranal  Photonics Online3 weeks ago Four Lasers Over Paranal - First light for the Four Laser Guide Star Facility on ESO's Very Large Telescope  Alpha Galileo4 weeks ago First Light for the Four Laser Guide Star Facility on ESO's Very Large Telescope  ECN4 weeks ago

Faraway stars could reveal how universe emerged

Astronomers have grabbed a glimpse of one of the most distant galaxies from our planet ever observed. Light leaving stars in the galaxy has travelled a staggering 13 billion years before reaching Earth, providing scientists a glimpse of our ...
 Iran Daily4 days ago Stars more than 13 BILLION light-years from Earth could reveal how the universe emerged  NewsGrio6 days ago
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Yuri Milner and Stephen Hawking announce Breakthrough Starshot, a new space exploration initiative

INTERNATIONAL.(PRNewswire) Internet investor and science philanthropist Yuri Milner was joined at One World Observatory today by renowned cosmologist Stephen Hawking to announce a new Breakthrough Initiative focusing on space exploration and the ...
 Business Intelligence Middle East1 month ago Internet Investor and Science Philanthropist Yuri Milner & Physicist Stephen Hawking Announce Breakthrough Starshot Project to Develop 100 Million Mile per Hour Mission to the Stars within a Generation  Yahoo! Singapore1 month ago Yuri Milner, investidor da internet e filantropo da ciência, e o físico Stephen Hawking anunciam o projeto Breakthrough Starshot para desenvolver uma missão de 100 milhões de milhas por hora às estrelas no prazo de uma geração  PR Newswire1 month ago Inwestor internetowy i naukowy filantrop Yuri Milner wraz z fizykiem Stephenem Hawkingiem ogłaszają inicjatywę Breakthrough Starshot w celu umożliwienia podróży międzygwiezdnych przy prędkości 100 miliona mil w ciągu jednego pokolenia  PR Newswire1 month ago

Tracing star formation rates in distant galaxies

Researchers have observed 17 bright distant galaxies with the MOSFIRE high-resolution near-infrared spectrometer at the W. M. Keck Observatory telescopes. Then, they combined the spectra with infrared images of the Spitzer Space Telescope, the ...
 Science Daily2 months ago

Astronomers find giant planet around very young star

Jupiter-like CI Tau b orbits 2 million-year-old star in constellation Taurus In contradiction to the long-standing idea that larger planets take longer to form, U.S. astronomers today announced the discovery of a giant planet in close orbit around ...
 Rice University3 hours ago
Christian Science Monitor

Did the universe have a 'dark age'? Faint, distant galaxy offers clues.

Researchers have discovered a faint, old galaxy located far, far away. Its existence could help scientists resolve the paradox of the 'dark ages' after the Big Bang. Composite image of the galaxy cluster from three different filters on the Hubble ...
 Christian Science Monitor3 hours ago In a galaxy far, far away: A solution to the mystery of the cosmic 'dark ages'?  Christian Science Monitor22 hours ago Faintest galaxy that's far, far away spotted  HT Syndication2 days ago

A young mammoth cluster of galaxies sighted in the early universe

Astronomers have uncovered evidence for a vast collection of young galaxies 12 billion light years away. The newly discovered "proto-cluster" of galaxies, observed when the universe was only 1.7 billion years old (12% of its present age), is one of ...
 PhysOrg.com1 day ago
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