Saturday, November 03, 2012

Science Saturday - Telescope Detects Light From the Earliest Stars

Did you science buffs see this article? Very interesting!

Telescope Detects Light From the Earliest Stars
Published: November 2, 2012

Ancient starlight, emitted by the first stars in the universe, has been detected using the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope

Marco Ajello, an astrophysicist at the University of California, Berkeley, and his colleagues report the finding in the current issue of the journal Science. Dr. Ajello conducted the research while working at Stanford University.
“These were probably the very first objects to form in our universe,” he said. “They formed just about 500 million years after the Big Bang.”

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