A Glimpse of the Most Distant Galaxy

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For this most distant galaxy activity, students use a Deep Field image taken by the FORS camera at the ESA-VLT observatory to answer 4 questions about the redshifts identified in the field. They use an on line redshift calculator to determine look-back times for each galaxy.

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