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Giant galaxies die inside out

┬áIn a major breakthrough towards understanding the formation of the universe, astronomers have figured out that star formation shuts down in the centres of elliptical galaxies first. The scientists made this observation with the help of ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT) and the Hubble Space Telescope. A major astrophysical mystery has centred on how massive elliptical galaxies, common in the ...

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