Article: Looking at the earliest galaxies

This illustration shows the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope in its high orbit 600 kilometres above Earth.

This illustration shows the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope in its high orbit 600 kilometres above Earth (copyright: ESA).

An international team of astronomers led by EPFL have discovered over 250 of the universe’s earliest galaxies. This sample includes the faintest and smallest of the first-generation dwarf galaxies to be discovered, and offers important clues about the nature of the early universe. Read more

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