Monday, September 7, 2015

The farthest known galaxy...

"the recently discovered EGS8p7 galaxy is a whopping 13.2 billion years old, making it both the farthest known galaxy to date and just 600 million years younger than the universe as we know it." (cf. The farthest known galaxy is 13.2 billion years old - http://www.engadget.com/2015/09/07/scientists-spot-farthest-ever-galaxy/ )