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ESA/Hubble heic1519: Astronomers find galaxy cluster with bursting heart — Hubble, Spitzer, and the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope join forces for rare cosmic find. An international team of astronomers has discovered a gargantuan galaxy cluster with a core bursting with new stars — an incredibly rare find. The discovery, made with the help of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, is the first to show ...

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10 September 2015

An international team of astronomers has discovered a gargantuan galaxy cluster with a core bursting with new stars — an incredibly rare find. The discovery, made with the help of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, is the first to show that gigantic galaxies at the centres of massive clusters can grow significantly by feeding off gas stolen from other galaxies.

The release, images and videos are available on:
http://www.spacetelescope.org/news/heic1519/

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10 September 2015




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