December 13, 2012

La steaua.... Furthest back in time yet - the galaxy UDFj-39546284

Hubble captures most distant view of space
 (The Telegraph - UK, December 13)

UDFj-39546284 - observed "when the universe was only about 380 million years old"... (image source: Wikipedia )

Icoana stelei ce-a murit
Incet pe bolta suie:
Era pe cand nu s-a zarit,
Azi o vedem, si nu e.

(M. Eminescu - La steaua)