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Hubble helps find candidate for most distant object in the universe yet observed

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

By combining the power of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope and one of nature's zoom lenses, astronomers have found what is probably the most distant galaxy yet seen in the Universe. The object offe...

Record-Breaking Galaxy Is So Big It Acts Like a Magnifying Glass

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Some galaxies are so positively massive that their gravity actually distorts the light from objects behind it, turning the entire galaxy into our very own intergalactic magnifying glass. And now, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope just f...

Hubble astronomers check the prescription of a cosmic lens

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

Two teams of astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have discovered three distant exploding stars that have been magnified by the immense gravity of foreground galaxy clusters, which act like "cosmic lenses". These su...

Hubble Space Telescope Reveals Glittering Galaxies Of New Stars

News : Huffington Post

Using “natural magnifying lenses in space,” the acclaimed Hubble Space Telescope has photographed amazing close-up glimpses of what NASA refers to as “the universe’s brightest infrared galaxies.” “The galaxy images, magnified throug...

Monster Elliptical Galaxy Sets Age Record --Reveals Clues to Today's Dark-Matter Domination of the Universe

Academics / Astronomy : The Daily Galaxy

Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have unexpectedly discovered the most distant galaxy that acts as a cosmic magnifying glass. Seen here as it looked 9.6 billion years ago, this monster elliptical galaxy breaks the pre...


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