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Super Starburt Galaxy Found One Billion Years After the Big Bang


UF graduate student Jingzhe Ma and professor Anthony Gonzalez used the Chandra X-ray Observatory to capture a galaxy 12.7 billion light years away from Earth undergoing extraordinary star formation.

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First Pluto, now this:

Discovery of first binary-binary calls for solar system formation into question.


Professor Jian Ge and Postdoc Bo Ma have discovered the first binary-binary system – two massive companions around one star in a close binary system.

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John C Mather

Astrophysicist, cosmologist, and Nobel Prize in Physics laureate


From the Big Bang to the end of the universe, and how we'll learn more with the James Webb Space Telescope

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