Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Polls on the front page of Slashdot? Is the world coming to an end?! Nope; read more about it. ×
NASA

+ - NASA'S Hubble spots most far away galaxy ever->

Submitted by coondoggie
coondoggie writes: Astronomers said they have used the NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to spot a galaxy whose light traveled 13.2 billion years to reach Hubble, about 150 million years longer than the previous record holder.

According to NASA the tiny, dim object is a compact galaxy of blue stars that existed 480 million years after the big bang. More than 100 such mini-galaxies would be needed to make up our Milky Way.

Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

NASA'S Hubble spots most far away galaxy ever

Comments Filter:

Kleeneness is next to Godelness.

Working...