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Contact: Deborah Smith
University of New South Wales

Remote Antarctic telescope

Caption: A UNSW-led team has used a telescope in Antarctica to identify a giant gas cloud in our galaxy which appears to be in an early stage of formation. Image is of the HEAT telescope at Ridge A.

Credit: Image: Geoff Sims

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