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The Hubble Space Telescope has taken its deepest image yet.

Hubble Extreme Deep Field inset

The Hubble Space Telescope has taken its deepest image yet.

This long exposure picture of a tiny patch of sky in the constellation Fornax spotted about 5,500 galaxies from the very beginning of the universe. Take a close look, because you will see that these early galaxies are often strange looking. I have cropped out one just example to the left to give you an idea.