Thursday, May 21, 2015 12:00am -0400

Galaxy Shines With The Light of 300 TRILLION Suns! Brightest Ever Found.

A remote galaxy shining with the light of more than 300 trillion suns has been discovered using data from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE). The galaxy is the most luminous galaxy found to date and belongs to a new class of objects recently discovered by WISE -- extremely luminous infrared galaxies, or ELIRGs.

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