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Astronomers detect signal of Universe's first stars

Mar 01, 2018 - 8:23 AM

It is hoped the discovery will shed light on dark matter – an invisible, mysterious substance thought to make up a large share of the Universe

FIRST STARS. This handout photo released by Nature on February 28, 2018 shows a timeline of the universe, updated to show when the first stars emerged reflecting a recent discovery by researchers at Arizona State University that the first stars emerged by 180 million years after the Big Bang. AFP PHOTO / NATURE - NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION / N.R. FULLER