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Fraser
2009-Apr-16, 03:30 PM
*It’s hot. It’s crowded. And it’s one of the most raucuous space parties astronomers have ever seen.A research team using a combination of three powerful telescopes is spilling the beans on*the galaxy cluster MACSJ0717.5+3745 (MACSJ0717 for short), located about 5.4*billion light years from Earth.The wild system contains four separate galaxy clusters undergoing a triple merger [...]

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