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Old 12-12-2012, 04:39 PM
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Default Hubble achieves deepest view yet

"If you compare the number of galaxies that we see to the abundance of objects once the Universe had expanded a little bit, we describe a very smooth decline in the number of objects as we go back into cosmic history," he told reporters.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20695327

Funny… I always thought there should be more objects as you got closer to the big bang.
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There are less because less have formed the further back in time you go.
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