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Fraser
2005-Dec-07, 10:32 PM
SUMMARY: The Subaru telescope, based in Japan, has detected the most distant galaxy ever recorded at 12.8 billion light-years away. The Subaru Deep Field project team uncovered 70 candidate distant objects, by using a special filter which only allows light of a very specific wavelength to pass through - one that corresponds to objects which are approximately 13 billion light-years away.

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