NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has so far discovered the farthest star.
NASA BBc News : NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has so far discovered the farthest star. This vast blue star in the middle of the universe is named Icarus. This star is so far away that its light took 9 billion years to reach the Earth.
This star will appear very blurred even from the world’s largest telescope. However, there is a process called gravitational lenses which accelerates the faint glow of stars, so that astronomers can see the distant star.
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Patrick Kelly, who led this research in the University of California in Berkeley, said, “This is the first time that we have seen a huge and unique star of its kind.” Kelly said, ‘You can see many galaxies there But this star is located at least 100 times far from that star, which we can study.