News FocusAMERICAN ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY MEETING

Through a Lens, Deeply

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Science  24 Jan 2003:
Vol. 299, Issue 5606, pp. 500
DOI: 10.1126/science.299.5606.500a

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SEATTLE-- Pacific Northwest winter skies cleared for 4 days in early January, welcoming more than 2000 astronomers to their biannual meeting. Among the results presented: A new camera on the Hubble Space Telescope has looked through the best natural lens in space with unprecedented clarity in search of baby galaxies--and has found far fewer than expected.