View Full Version : Herschel Looks Back in Time to See Stars Bursting to Life

2010-Dec-17, 01:30 PM
From a Royal Astronomical Society Press release: Astronomers have found the first conclusive evidence for a dramatic surge in star birth in a newly discovered population of massive galaxies in the early Universe. Their measurements confirm the idea that stars formed most rapidly about 11 billion years ago, or about three billion years after the [...]

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