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Hubble Glimpses Early Universe

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Hubble Glimpses Early Universe

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Hubble Glimpses Early Universe

Hubble Glimpses Early Universe

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Astronomers unveil a new image taken with the Hubble Space Telescope that reveals the deepest look ever at distant and ancient galaxies, providing a glimpse of the universe as it appeared shortly after the big bang. The image was released at an event designed to rally support for efforts to save Hubble, which is slated for early retirement in 2006. NPR's David Kestenbaum reports.

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