Quasar, or feeding black hole. (credit: NASA/ESAvia Getty Images)

Rocket to Study When First Stars, Galaxies Were Formed

Researchers are studying data on galaxy creation collected by an experiment launched from Virginia’s Wallops Island Flight Facility.


A photograph released by NASA depicting Galaxy MACS0647-JD (Photo Credit: NASA)

Scientists Find Galaxy 13.3 Billion Light-Years Away

The universe is filled with stuff, and a lot of it is far away, very far away. Scientists have a new record holder for the furthest galaxy from Earth.