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Astronomers discover galaxy that looks very like ours

1 month ago   |   By Dazed

While NASA searches for ancient alien life on Mars , astronomers have found a galaxy that looks a lot like our own Milky Way, only it's 12 billion light-years away. This means that we're seeing the galaxy as it appeared when the universe was only 1.4 billion years old (for reference, that's 10 per cent of its current age).
Astronomers at the Max Planck Institute forhellip;
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We just found a new galaxy that looks ‘surprisingly' like the Milky Way

We just found a new galaxy that looks ‘surprisingly' like the Milky Way

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Image issued by the European Souther Observatory of a reconstruction of an extremely distant galaxy that looks like the Milky Way.
Astronomers have spotted an extremely distant galaxy that looks ‘surprisingly' like the Milky Way.
The galaxy, named SPT0418-47, looks as it was when the Universe was just 1.4 billion years old, just 10% of its current age.
This is because it took more than 12 billion years for the light from this faraway galaxy to reach Earth.
According to the researchers, the findings, published in the journal Nature, suggest that this galaxy is ‘surprisingly unchaotic...
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Astronomers spy distant galaxy - and it looks 'surprisingly like our Milky Way'

Astronomers spy distant galaxy - and it looks 'surprisingly like our Milky Way'

1 month ago   |   By Daily Express

ASTRONOMERS have spotted a distant galaxy and the space experts claim it looks 'surprisingly like our Milky Way'.
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