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Articles related to galaxy formation

Browse: A Universe Less Dusty
An exceptional galaxy has cast doubt on our conception of the early universe and the way in which galaxies form.
Browse: Galaxy Caught Feeding
New insight into galactic formation in the early universe has been gained from the discovery of a galaxy whose fortunate positioning allows the observation of infalling gas.
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSFC/SDSS
Feature: Dark Matter in the Life of Dead Galaxies
A recent discovery in the Coma Cluster highlights the important role of dark matter in transforming galaxies.
Out of this World: Hubble Finds Kuiper Belt Targets for New Horizons
The Hubble has found Kuiper Belt targets for the New Horizons program, and monster galaxies are gaining weight by cannibalising neighbours.