Wonders of the universe

The bright dots in this image taken by the Hubble Space Telescope are not individual stars, but galaxies containing billions of stars and planets extending more than halfway to the edge of the observable universe. The image took 14 hours to capture and shows objects nearly a billion times fainter than what can be seen with the naked eye. Click through to see other wonders of the universe.

The bright dots in this image taken by the Hubble Space Telescope are not individual stars, but galaxies containing billions of stars and planets extending more than halfway to the edge of the observable universe. The image took 14 hours to capture and shows objects nearly a billion times fainter than what can be seen with the naked eye. Click through to see other wonders of the universe.