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A long time ago, galaxies far, far away

Astronomers discover vast ancient galaxies, which could shed light on dark matter.

7 Aug 2019 Nature

Dutch-Japanese astronomical instrument measures 49 shades of far-infrared

The Dutch-Japanese made DESHIMA instrument has passed its first practical tests when measuring the distances and ages of distant galaxies.

5 Aug 2019 Nature Astronomy

Spiraling filaments feed young galaxies

New data from the Keck Observatory show gas directly spiraling into growing galaxies.

1 Jul 2019 Nature Astronomy

Galaxies are cosmic cauldrons heated by star formation

Heidelberg astronomers show that stars form rapidly and drive interstellar gas bubbles throughout galaxies.

22 May 2019 Nature