An international team of researchers discovered that thread-like "filaments" in the cosmic web play an important role in the evolution of galaxies like our Milky Way.
A new study has revealed that thread-like "filaments" in the cosmic web played a critical role in the formation of distant universe.
Astronomers from The University of Western Australia node of the ICRAR have found short strings of faint galaxies in what were previously thought to be extremely empty parts of space.
Galaxies and matter in the universe clump in an intricate network of filaments and voids, known as the cosmic web.
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