In what could provide new insight into the structure of the early universe, light from the enormous explosion of a star more than 12 billion years ago - shortly after the Big Bang - was recently seen reaching earth.
Researchers have detected the light from a star that exploded more than 12 billion years ago.
It took 13 billion years to reach Earth, but astronomers have seen the light of an exploding mega-star that is the most distant object ever detected, two studies published Thursday reported.
Day in Pics: 25th December
Showbiz World - December 25, 2014
Sunny Leone with Mastizaade