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Galaxy Alignments Traced Back Ten Billion Years

12 Jun 2017, 21:03 UTC
Galaxy Alignments Traced Back Ten Billion Years NASA/ESA/J. Lowenthal (Smith College)

A new study led by Michael West of Lowell Observatory reveals that the most massive galaxies in the universe have been aligned with their surroundings for the past ten billion years. It is the furthest back in time that this phenomenon has ever been seen.

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