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Fraser
2012-Mar-22, 05:20 PM
See all those tiny points of light in this image? Most of them aren’t stars; they’re entire galaxies, seen by the European Southern Observatory’s VISTA survey telescope located at the Paranal Observatory in Chile. This is a combination of over 6000 images taken with a total exposure time of 55 hours, and is the widest [...]

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