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Comment: What about the Supernovas then? (Score 1) 139

by tagew (#23455400) Attached to: Galaxies Twice As Bright As Previously Thought
So I'm probably totally wrong here, but since light output from supernovas in distant galaxies are used to measure the distance to these galaxies, wouldn't a discovery like this have severe implications on the topography of the universe - ie. the galaxies we know the distance to based on supernova measurements could be closer than they really are? Or? /Tage

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