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Fraser
2009-Apr-22, 07:10 PM
* * * * * * * * * * * * * This mysterious, giant object existed at a time when the universe was only about 800 million years old.*It stretches for 55 thousand light years, a record for that early point in time. Its length is comparable to the radius of the Milky Way’s disk. Besides being a great candidate for a future “Where in the Universe [...]

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jlhredshift
2009-Apr-22, 09:58 PM
So, we are probably looking at Population III stars. Fascinating...