2007 UCO Press Releases

Featuring Lick & Keck Observatories and University of California research

Via Lactea, Milky Way Simulation

Hubble Space Telescope image showing a small field within the Milky Way globular star cluster NGC 6396; the inset image shows a close-up view of a distant elliptical galaxy in the background, revealing more than 100 globular clusters within a galaxy located more than 1 billion light years from Earth. See press release from 1/10/07 for more details.

Image Credit: NASA, ESA, H. Richer (UBC), J. Kalirai (UCSC)

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