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The Most Distant Galaxies

  title={The Most Distant Galaxies},
  author={Hyron Spinrad},
  journal={arXiv: Astrophysics},
  • H. Spinrad
  • Published 22 August 2003
  • Physics
  • arXiv: Astrophysics
I review selected current observations of distant galaxies and our interpretation of the fragile (and occasionally contradictory) data. Galaxies at the ``contemporary limit'' of technology and redshift (z~6) are difficult to locate in the first place. Moreover, the large redshift may push some critical confirming and/or interpretative analysis toward unfamiliar IR wavelengths. I will concentrate on observational means and results to explore the early evolution of galaxies. We also note the… 
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