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Massive Galaxy That Formed Just After Big Bang Is Second Oldest Cosmic Object Ever Discovered
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Astronomers announced today they've spotted the second-oldest object in the universe to date, a star-forming galaxy located 12.8 billion light-years away. Because astronomical observations act as a sort of time machine based on the speed of light, that means we're seeing the region as it looked 12.8 billion years ago—less than a billion years after the Big Bang. read more


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