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Newly discovered star offers opportunity to explore origins of first stars sprung to life in early universe

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A team of researchers has observed the brightest ultra metal-poor star ever discovered. Credit: ESO/Beletsky/DSS1 + DSS2 + 2MASS

A team of researchers has observed the brightest ultra metal-poor star ever discovered.


The star is a rare relic from the Milky Way’s formative years. As such, it offers astronomers a precious opportunity to…

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