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Cosmic Explosion Most Distant Object in Universe?

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It takes a genuine thought exercise to even contemplate this one. 'At an estimated distance of 13.14 billion light years, the burst lies far beyond any known quasar and could be more distant than any previously known galaxy or gamma-ray burst.' A light year is how far light travels in a second, 186,000 miles.

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problems look small. If you consider that this dis... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 8:12:28 AM
A light year is how far light travels in a year, a... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 8:14:43 AM
It's worth blowing the mind a little more to reali... by Dante DeNavarre on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 12:13:54 PM
Pondering deep time and deep space should be manda... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 12:59:39 PM
You'd have a handful of voters and no candidates.... by Dante DeNavarre on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 1:16:46 PM
and I'll vote for you. Or vice versa. I belie... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 1:33:46 PM
Which corporation shall we run to for funding? Jus... by Dante DeNavarre on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 1:44:20 PM
need for a conversion project, that we will conduc... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 2:02:12 PM
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Complex. ... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 2:40:56 PM
They'll support us for sure! What sort of conversi... by Dante DeNavarre on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 2:49:32 PM
I am actually thinking of solar panels, railroads,... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 3:49:19 PM
(which is probably a good thing), we can consider ... by John Sanchez Jr. on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 1:17:42 PM
other universes that string theory hands us. Yes, ... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 1:32:22 PM
... but it reminds me of a friend (whose unde... by BlessUsAll on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 5:36:53 PM
your definition of what it means to be progressive... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 7:03:04 PM
... What the Bleep Do We Know. Actually, I never D... by BlessUsAll on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 1:06:20 PM
While making a brave attempt to explain to a laype... by Dante DeNavarre on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 10:43:06 AM
article tomorrow, explaining string theory as well... by Daniel Geery on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 10:49:43 AM
... the non-locality theory. I say that with awe a... by BlessUsAll on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 1:48:57 PM
talk about a unity of the universe, however lost t... by Daniel Geery on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 2:15:20 PM
The grass blade is an effective metaphor, but does... by Dante DeNavarre on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 3:03:08 PM
I can't prove it.... by Daniel Geery on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 4:14:58 PM
Repeatability has become the sacred canon of scien... by Dante DeNavarre on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 5:12:02 PM
http://www.hyperblimp.com. Didn't believe in them ... by Daniel Geery on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 5:29:29 PM
Light year is distance light travels in a year.&nb... by mark butler on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 8:29:37 PM
as per my second comment: A light year is how... by Daniel Geery on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 5:47:43 AM
A lightyear being equal to the distance light trav... by Gusto on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 10:51:10 PM
Too bad our economists don't get such clear perspe... by Daniel Geery on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 5:51:17 AM