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ESO eso1318: ALMA Pinpoints Early Galaxies at Record Speed. A team of astronomers has used the new ALMA (Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array) telescope to pinpoint the locations of over 100 of the most fertile star-forming galaxies in the early Universe. ALMA is so powerful that, in just a few ...

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17 April 2013

A team of astronomers has used the new ALMA (Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array) telescope to pinpoint the locations of over 100 of the most fertile star-forming galaxies in the early Universe. ALMA is so powerful that, in just a few hours, it captured as many observations of these galaxies as have been made by all similar telescopes worldwide over a span of more than a decade.

The release, images and videos are available on:
http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1318/

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The ESO Education and Public Outreach Department
17 April 2013




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