Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 10:50
A team of astronomers, including an Indian-origin scientist, has discovered the most distant galaxy in the universe ever found which is said to be 13 billion light years away from the Earth.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 09:50
Astronomers have found the most distant galaxy yet, a discovery that pushes back scientists` view of the universe to about 700 million years after it is thought to have come into existence.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2013, 10:23
Astronomers using Europe`s Herschel Space Observatory have discovered an extremely distant galaxy making stars more than 2000 times faster than our own Milky Way.
Last Updated: Friday, November 16, 2012, 19:10
The object offers a peek back into a time when the Universe was only 3 percent of its present age of 13.7 billion years.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 20, 2012, 19:28
The combined power of NASA’s Spitzer and Hubble Space Telescopes, as well as a cosmic magnification effect, has lead to the discovery of what could be considered as the most distant galaxy ever seen.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 02, 2012, 21:14
Astronomers, including one of Indian-origin, have found an exceptionally distant galaxy ranked among the top 10 most distant objects currently known in space.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 07, 2012, 16:07
The astronomers used FourStar, a new and powerful near-infrared camera on the 6.5m Magellan Baade Telescope, for the discovery.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 11, 2012, 09:40
An international team of astronomers have located a massive, hot young galaxy cluster nicknamed “El Gordo” by using a telescope in Chile.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 22, 2011, 10:40
Astronomers have discovered that one of the most distant galaxies known is churning out stars at a shockingly high rate.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 06, 2011, 12:22
Astronomers have successfully detected a carbon emission line (CIV, 154.9 nm) in the most distant radio galaxy known so far in the early universe, using the Subaru Telescope.
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