Source: ESA/Hubble Science News
GOODS field containing distant dwarf galaxies forming stars at an incredible rate.
Image credits: NASA, ESA, the GOODS Team and M. Giavalisco (STScI/University of Massachusetts)
They may only be little, but they pack a star-forming punch: new observations from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope show that starbursts in dwarf galaxies played a bigger role than expected in the early history of the Universe. (read more)