Meet Icarus: The Farthest Star We’ve Ever Seen

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We’ve seen a distant star from another galaxy far, far away, and the Milky Way is growing, thanks to baby stars born in the outer edge of our galaxy’s disk.

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Images:

https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/20267
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/20242
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2018/hubble-uncovers-the-farthest-star-ever-seen
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https://www.nasa.gov/jpl/charting-the-milky-way-from-the-inside-out
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