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The Early Universe (artist's impression)

The Early Universe (artist's impression)


Date: 03 June 2020
Satellite: Hubble Space Telescope
Copyright: ESA/Hubble, M. Kornmesser, CC BY 4.0

New results from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope suggest the formation of the first stars and galaxies in the early Universe took place sooner than previously thought. A European team of astronomers have found no evidence of the first generation of stars, known as Population III stars, when the Universe was less than one billion years old.

This artist's impression presents the early Universe.

 
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Last Update: 3 June 2020
5-Jul-2020 11:04 UT

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