The Large Millimeter Telescope (image) University of Massachusetts at Amherst Share Print E-Mail Caption Astronomers at UMass Amherst and in Mexico, using the Large Millimeter Telescope located on the summit of a 15,000-foot extinct volcano in Mexico's central state of Puebla, have detected the second most distant dusty, star-forming galaxy ever found in the universe, born witin the first one billion years after the Big Bang. It is the oldest object ever detected by the LMT. Credit UMass Amherst Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.