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Tiny galaxies may have brought the cosmos out of the dark ages
With strength in numbers, the smallest galaxies may have completely transformed the early cosmos.
A massive, murky void in space has surprisingly few galaxies
It's a dark period in the Universe's early days.
It turns out our galaxy isn’t as special as we thought
It's just plane confusing.
Life before the EPA, a rocket in the Aurora Borealis, and more amazing images of the week
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The Universe May Contain 10 Times More Galaxies Than We Thought
Where have they been hiding?
Astronomers Spot Ancient Spiral Galaxy From an Era When Spirals Should Not Exist
Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have stumbled on a rare and surprising find: A very distant spiral galaxy, swirling … Continued
Supercomputer Simulation Shows for the First Time How a Milky Way-Like Galaxy Forms
Check all galactic bulges at the door
Hubble Peers 13.2 Billion Years Back in Time to Capture the Most Distant Galaxy Ever Seen
While the astronomical community anxiously awaits the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope, the Hubble Space Telescope keeps reminding … Continued
European Team May Have Solved Galactic ‘Chicken or Egg’ Conundrum
So which comes first, the black hole or the galaxy? The questions has vexed astrophysicists for ages, but European researchers … Continued