Astronomers Locate The Oldest Galaxy in The Universe

September 10, 2015 11:15 PM

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13.2 billion light years is a long way from home, but researchers working with the Hubble Space Telescope have located a new galaxy that is farther from Earth than any other.

The Hubble Space Telescope has pointed its lens toward the night sky for years, peering out into the abyss of deep space in search of even the faintest traces of light. While brighter galaxies and stars show up in the Hubble’s field of vision clear as day, the most distant and faint galaxies appear ...

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