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Most distant gravitational lens helps weigh galaxies

17 Oct 2013, 15:00 UTC
Most distant gravitational lens helps weigh galaxies
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Source: ESA/Hubble The most distant gravitational lens yet discovered Image credits: NASA/ESA/A. van der Wel An international team of astronomers has found the most distant gravitational lens yet — a galaxy that, as predicted by Albert Einstein’s general theory of relativity, deflects and intensifies the light of an even more distant object. The discovery provides […]

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