Co-authors Mark Seibert and Barry Madore of the Observatories are part of team that has produced a stunning new image showing infant stars growing in a remote area of galaxy M83. "Before these observations we had a strong indications that M83 was unusual in its star formation history; we just didn't realize how strange it was going to turn out to be." said Madore who is also a Co-PI on the main GALEX mission. Click here for JPL press release and image http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.cfm?release=2008-061

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