Stellar baby boom in the young universe
Source: Astronomy & Geophysics, Volume 50, Number 6, December 2009 , pp. 6.05-6.05(1)
Abstract:ResearchNotes Gravitational lensing has allowed researchers to examine in detail one of the most distant known galaxies. They found a surprisingly high rate of star formation, with up to 50 stars like the Sun forming per year at the peak of the boom in starbirth.
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 2009-12-01