Stargazer November 21 - 27, 2016: Dwarf Galaxy Discovered

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Credit courtesy of Shawn A. Laatsch

This week on Stargazer, it’s a return to the Subaru Telescope on the Mauna Kea summit for a discovery of a dwarf galaxy as HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips.

The dwarf or satellite galaxy discovery utilized the Subaru Strategic Survey Hyper Suprime-Cam.
Credit Tohoku University/National Astronomical Observation of Japan