A Distant Galaxy
Stars were born.
1. A group of astronomers poring over data from the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) has glimpsed light from ionized helium in a distant galaxy, which could indicate the presence of the universe’s very first generation of stars. “We exist, therefore we know there must have been a first generation of stars,” said Rebecca Bowler, an astronomer at the Uni…
Keep reading with a 7-day free trial
Subscribe to News Items to keep reading this post and get 7 days of free access to the full post archives.