The Most Distant Galaxies
It is entirely reasonable to ask “why study the most distant galaxies when we can scarcely claim to have an adequate understanding of nearby systems?” The answer is that we can now observe certain classes of galaxy at such large distances that we are looking back to cosmological epochs significantly earlier than the present. We are therefore in a position to observe directly how their properties have changed with cosmic epoch.
KeywordsRadio Source Radio Galaxy Star Formation Rate Elliptical Galaxy Distant Galaxy
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