Science Astronomers stitch together best view yet of distant galactic merger

Using data from space- and ground-based telescopes, a team of astronomers have obtained the sharpest view yet of two ancient galaxies colliding.

By , Universe Today

NASA/ESA/ESO/W. M. Keck Observatory

An international team of astronomers has obtained the best view yet of two galaxies colliding when the universe was only half its current age.