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Spitzer Captures Ancient Fireworks of First Objects in the Universe

by Nancy Atkinson June 7, 2012

The Spitzer Space Telescope has looked back in time to see what scientists called the “faint, lumpy glow” given off by the very first objects in the Universe, and these ancient objects obviously provided some early cosmic fireworks. While they are too faint and distant to figure out what the individual objects are – they […]

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