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Photos from the Beginning of Time

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By pushing NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to its limits, an international team of astronomers has shattered the cosmic distance record by measuring the farthest galaxy ever seen in the universe. This surprisingly bright infant galaxy, named GN-z11, is seen as it was 13.4 billion years in the past, just 400 million years after the Big Bang. GN-z11 is located in the direction of the constellation of Ursa Major.

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The previous record was a photo of about 5500 galaxies as they were 13.2 billion years ago (which is far clearer by the way...)

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