May 11

Dead galaxies ... Are they?

Source: PhysOrg.com

Individual young stars and star clusters in the 'dead' elliptical galaxy, Messier 105

University of Michigan astronomers examined old galaxies and were surprised to discover that they are still making new stars. The results provide insights into how galaxies evolve with time.


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