View Full Version : New Study: Some Massive Galaxies Were Practically Born That Way

2009-Apr-01, 05:30 PM
***************New research is casting doubt on the prevailing view that the heaviest galaxies in the universe started out small and gained mass by devouring other matter that ventured too close.Peering at galaxies two-thirds of the way back in time to the Big Bang, an international team of astronomers is suggesting that some of the giants [...]

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2009-Apr-12, 02:17 PM
Was this an April Fools joke?

2009-Apr-15, 08:04 PM
Somebody on the board observed that when you can't tell a serious paper from a parody, something is seriously wrong.