ASTRONOMY & SPACE is back this week with the latest news about the sky above us. According to astronomers this week, they’ve discovered a star named Earendel which is believed to have taken more than 12.8B years to reach us and offers an extraordinary glimpse into the past.
This image made available by NASA on Wednesday, March 30, 2022, shows the star Earendel. / NASA/ESA, B. Welch, D. Coe
Earendel is or was initially formed in the Sunrise Arc formed just 900 million years after the Big Bang.