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Gravitational Lensing In The Unusual "Magatama" Galaxy
2013-04-01 09:37:32

In a course of studying young galaxies at a distance of 11.6 billion light years from Earth, a team of astronomers noticed a strangely shaped galaxy that looks like a "magatama", an ancient, comma-shaped Japanese amulet made of stone.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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